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Medical journals, impact and social media: an ecological study of the Twittersphere

OPEN CMAJ : Canadian Medical Association journal = journal de l'Association medicale canadienne | 9 Dec 2015

TD Cosco
Abstract
Twitter is an increasingly popular means of research dissemination. I sought to examine the relation between scientific merit and mainstream popularity of general medical journals.
Tweets*
168
Facebook likes*
2
Reddit*
1
News coverage*
0
Blogs*
1
SC clicks
1
Concepts
Scientific method, Popular culture, Ecology, Mass media, Twitter, Sociology
MeSH headings
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