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HIV/aids related home based care practices among primary health care workers in Ogun state, Nigeria

Overview of attention for article published in BMC Health Services Research, May 2012
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  • Above-average Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age (57th percentile)
  • Above-average Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age and source (56th percentile)

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4 tweeters

Citations

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Title
HIV/aids related home based care practices among primary health care workers in Ogun state, Nigeria
Published in
BMC Health Services Research, May 2012
DOI 10.1186/1472-6963-12-112
Pubmed ID
Authors

Amoran Olorunfemi E, Ogunsola Elijah O, Salako Albert O, Alausa Ok O

Abstract

HIV/AIDS is fast becoming a chronic disease with the advent of antiretroviral drugs, therefore making home based care key in the management of chronically ill HIV/AIDS patient. The objective of this study was to determine the perception and practice of health care workers on HIV/AIDS related home based care in the health facilities in Ogun state, Nigeria.

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Mendeley readers

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Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
South Africa 1 2%
United Kingdom 1 2%
Brazil 1 2%
Unknown 53 95%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Master 12 21%
Researcher 10 18%
Student > Ph. D. Student 9 16%
Student > Bachelor 5 9%
Other 4 7%
Other 16 29%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Medicine and Dentistry 20 36%
Social Sciences 11 20%
Unspecified 8 14%
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutical Science 5 9%
Psychology 3 5%
Other 9 16%

Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 3. This is our high-level measure of the quality and quantity of online attention that it has received. This Attention Score, as well as the ranking and number of research outputs shown below, was calculated when the research output was last mentioned on 28 May 2012.
All research outputs
#6,398,172
of 12,372,945 outputs
Outputs from BMC Health Services Research
#2,076
of 4,083 outputs
Outputs of similar age
#50,455
of 118,519 outputs
Outputs of similar age from BMC Health Services Research
#11
of 25 outputs
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