Use of social media in urology: data from the American Urological Association (AUA)
A healthcare social media research article published in British Journal of Urology, June 5, 2014
- Use of social media in urology: data from the American Urological Association (AUA)
- Authors (alpha)
- Benjamin J. Davies, Brian Stork, Christine Frey, Christopher E. Bayne, Henry H. Woo, Matthew R Cooperberg, Scott E. Eggener, Stacy Loeb, Timothy D. Averch
- June 5, 2014
- British Journal of Urology
To characterise the use of social media among members of the American Urological Association (AUA), as the use of social media in medicine has greatly expanded in recent years.
The Altmetric Attention Score is based on the attention a research article gets on the internet. Each coloured thread in the circle represents a different type of online attention and the number in the centre is the Altmetric Attention Score. The score is calculated based on two main sources of online attention: social media and mainstream news media.