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Do equestrian helmets prevent concussion? A retrospective analysis of head injuries and helmet damage from real-world equestrian accidents

Overview of attention for article published in Sports Medicine - Open, May 2019
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  • In the top 25% of all research outputs scored by Altmetric
  • High Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age (82nd percentile)

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11 tweeters
wikipedia
1 Wikipedia page

Citations

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63 Mendeley
Title
Do equestrian helmets prevent concussion? A retrospective analysis of head injuries and helmet damage from real-world equestrian accidents
Published in
Sports Medicine - Open, May 2019
DOI 10.1186/s40798-019-0193-0
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Authors

Thomas A. Connor, J. Michio Clark, Jayaratnam Jayamohan, Matt Stewart, Adrian McGoldrick, Claire Williams, Barry M. Seemungal, Rebecca Smith, Roy Burek, Michael D. Gilchrist

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Mendeley readers

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Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
Unknown 63 100%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Bachelor 18 29%
Student > Ph. D. Student 6 10%
Researcher 5 8%
Student > Master 5 8%
Lecturer 2 3%
Other 11 17%
Unknown 16 25%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Engineering 9 14%
Agricultural and Biological Sciences 7 11%
Sports and Recreations 7 11%
Medicine and Dentistry 6 10%
Nursing and Health Professions 4 6%
Other 12 19%
Unknown 18 29%

Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 12. 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 18 December 2021.
All research outputs
#2,381,793
of 20,523,918 outputs
Outputs from Sports Medicine - Open
#152
of 374 outputs
Outputs of similar age
#49,964
of 285,519 outputs
Outputs of similar age from Sports Medicine - Open
#1
of 1 outputs
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