Published on in Vol 13, No 4 (2011): Oct-Dec

Can Tweets Predict Citations? Metrics of Social Impact Based on Twitter and Correlation with Traditional Metrics of Scientific Impact

Can Tweets Predict Citations? Metrics of Social Impact Based on Twitter and Correlation with Traditional Metrics of Scientific Impact

Can Tweets Predict Citations? Metrics of Social Impact Based on Twitter and Correlation with Traditional Metrics of Scientific Impact

Authors of this article:

Gunther Eysenbach 1, 2, 3
Gunther Eysenbach 1, 2, 3, MD, MPH, FACMI

1 JMIR Publications Inc. , Toronto, ON, CA

2 University Health Network, Centre for Global eHealth Innovation & Techna Institute , Toronto, ON, CA

3 Institute for Health Policy, Management, and Evaluation, University of Toronto , Toronto, ON, CA

Corresponding Author:

  • Gunther Eysenbach, MD, MPH, FACMI
  • University Health Network
  • Centre for Global eHealth Innovation & Techna Institute
  • 190 Elizabeth St
  • Toronto, ON
  • CA
  • Phone: 1 416 7866970
  • Email: geysenba@uhnres.utoronto.ca