Altmetric Scores, Citations, and Publication of Studies Posted as Preprints

JAMA. 2018 Jan 23;319(4):402-404. doi: 10.1001/jama.2017.21168.


This study describes views, downloads, Altmetric scores, and citations of articles published as preprints and differences in Altmetric scores and citations of published articles by prior preprint status.

MeSH terms

  • Bibliometrics*
  • Internet
  • Models, Statistical
  • Periodicals as Topic*
  • Publishing*