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Why did I start dialysis? A qualitative study on views and expectations from an elderly cohort of patients with end-stage renal failure starting haemodialysis in the United Kingdom

Overview of attention for article published in International Urology and Nephrology, August 2011
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Citations

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Title
Why did I start dialysis? A qualitative study on views and expectations from an elderly cohort of patients with end-stage renal failure starting haemodialysis in the United Kingdom
Published in
International Urology and Nephrology, August 2011
DOI 10.1007/s11255-011-0045-4
Pubmed ID
Authors

Stephanie Stringer, Jyoti Baharani

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Mendeley readers

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Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
Germany 1 2%
Unknown 45 98%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Researcher 12 26%
Student > Ph. D. Student 8 17%
Student > Master 8 17%
Professor > Associate Professor 2 4%
Student > Doctoral Student 2 4%
Other 9 20%
Unknown 5 11%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Medicine and Dentistry 17 37%
Nursing and Health Professions 12 26%
Psychology 4 9%
Social Sciences 3 7%
Business, Management and Accounting 1 2%
Other 1 2%
Unknown 8 17%

Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 2. 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 26 February 2021.
All research outputs
#12,258,528
of 19,401,647 outputs
Outputs from International Urology and Nephrology
#550
of 1,095 outputs
Outputs of similar age
#172,684
of 300,522 outputs
Outputs of similar age from International Urology and Nephrology
#10
of 23 outputs
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