Top Articles (Article-Level Metrics)

 
 
Rank Article Tweets Tweets per MonthA
Tweets Influence FactorB
Twimpact Factor (tw7)C Twindex7D
 
1
Retrieving Clinical Evidence: A Comparison of PubMed and Google Scholar for Quick Clinical Searches
Salimah Z Shariff, Shayna AD Bejaimal, Jessica M Sontrop, Arthur V Iansavichus, R Brian Haynes, Matthew A Weir, Amit X Garg
J Med Internet Res 2013;15(8):e164
(Aug 15, 2013)
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371 46.56 434.00 323 100
 
 
2
A New Dimension of Health Care: Systematic Review of the Uses, Benefits, and Limitations of Social Media for Health Communication
S Anne Moorhead, Diane E. Hazlett, Laura Harrison, Jennifer K Carroll, Anthea Irwin, Ciska Hoving
J Med Internet Res 2013;15(4):e85
(Apr 23, 2013)
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359 30.83 575.00 87 95
 
 
3
Can Tweets Predict Citations? Metrics of Social Impact Based on Twitter and Correlation with Traditional Metrics of Scientific Impact
Gunther Eysenbach
J Med Internet Res 2011;13(4):e123
(Dec 16, 2011)
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208 17.33 225.00 529 100
 
 
4
Mind the Gap: Social Media Engagement by Public Health Researchers
Brett Keller, Alain Labrique, Kriti M Jain, Andrew Pekosz, Orin Levine
J Med Internet Res 2014;16(1):e8
(Jan 14, 2014)
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207 67.55 0.00 84 100
 
 
5
Wikis and Collaborative Writing Applications in Health Care: A Scoping Review
Patrick M Archambault, Tom H van de Belt, Francisco J Grajales III, Marjan J Faber, Craig E Kuziemsky, Susie Gagnon, Andrea Bilodeau, Simon Rioux, Willianne LDM Nelen, Marie-Pierre Gagnon, Alexis F Turgeon, Karine Aubin, Irving Gold, Julien Poitras, Gunther Eysenbach, Jan AM Kremer, France Légaré
J Med Internet Res 2013;15(10):e210
(Oct 8, 2013)
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202 32.45 297.00 75 100
 
 
6
Mobile Health Applications for the Most Prevalent Conditions by the World Health Organization: Review and Analysis
Borja Martínez-Pérez, Isabel de la Torre-Díez, Miguel López-Coronado
J Med Internet Res 2013;15(6):e120
(Jun 14, 2013)
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168 16.85 231.00 103 100
 
 
7
Community Management That Works: How to Build and Sustain a Thriving Online Health Community
Colleen Young
J Med Internet Res 2013;15(6):e119
(Jun 11, 2013)
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155 15.40 506.00 101 100
 
 
8
Social Media: A Review and Tutorial of Applications in Medicine and Health Care
Francisco Jose Grajales III, Samuel Sheps, Kendall Ho, Helen Novak-Lauscher, Gunther Eysenbach
J Med Internet Res 2014;16(2):e13
(Feb 11, 2014)
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140 64.78 0.00 104 95
 
 
9
The 1% Rule in Four Digital Health Social Networks: An Observational Study
Trevor van Mierlo
J Med Internet Res 2014;16(2):e33
(Feb 4, 2014)
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139 58.23 0.00 118 100
 
 
10
Using Online Health Communities to Deliver Patient-Centered Care to People With Chronic Conditions
Martijn van der Eijk, Marjan J Faber, Johanna WM Aarts, Jan AM Kremer, Marten Munneke, Bastiaan R Bloem
J Med Internet Res 2013;15(6):e115
(Jun 25, 2013)
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139 14.46 183.00 107 100
 
 
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Total Tweets
 
Tweets per Month
 
Tweets Influence Factor
 
Twimpact Factor (TWIF) tw7
 
Twindex7

A Tweets per month statistic may be artifically inflated for newly published articles

B Tweets Influence Factor (TIF): number of tweets x avg. influence of tweeters (influence is determined by how often all tweets of that person are retweeted by others)

C Twimpact Factor (TWIF) tw7: Number of mentionings in tweets (tweetations) within first 7 days after article publication (Eysenbach 2011)

D Twindex7 (Eysenbach 2011): Rank percentile of this article when its twimpact factor (tw7) is compared to 19 previously published articles. Range 0-100, with higher scores reflecting higher impact on Twitter. Articles with a Twindex greater than 75 have a 75% chance of being highly cited (top quartile by citation), articles with a Twindex less than 75 have a 7% chance to be highly cited.