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Table 3 Top-10 Altmetric Attention Scores (as of Nov. 15, 2017)

From: The 10th anniversary of patient safety in surgery

Rank Article Publication year Altmetric score
1 Stahel PF, et al.
Why do surgeons continue to perform unnecessary surgery?
Patient Saf. Surg. 2017, 11:1
2017 414
2 Caesar U, et al.
Incidence and root causes of cancellations for elective orthopaedic procedures: a single center experience of 17,625 consecutive cases.
Patient Saf. Surg. 2014, 8:24
2014 50
3 Page AE.
Safety in surgery: the role of shared decision-making.
Patient Saf. Surg. 2015, 9:24
2015 31
3 Lynn LA.
The diagnosis of sepsis revisited - a challenge for young medical scientists in the twenty-first century.
Patient Saf. Surg. 2014, 8:1
2014 31
5 Nwosu A.
The horror of wrong-site surgery continues: report of two cases in a regional trauma centre in Nigeria.
Patient Saf. Surg. 2015, 9:6
2015 25
5 Zeeshan MF, et al.
Incidence of adverse events in an integrated US healthcare system: a retrospective observational study of 82,784 surgical hospitalizations.
Patient Saf. Surg. 2014, 8:23
2014 25
7 Pfeifer R, Pape HC.
Missed injuries in trauma patients: A literature review.
Patient Saf. Surg. 2008, 2:20
2008 22
8 Iglar PJ, Hogan KJ.
Vitamin D status and surgical outcomes: a systematic review.
Patient Saf. Surg. 2015, 9:14
2015 21
9 Charles R, et al.
How to perform a root cause analysis for workup and future prevention of medical errors: a review.
Patient Saf. Surg. 2016, 10:20
2016 19
10 Curry JP, Jungquist CR.
A critical assessment of monitoring practices, patient deterioration, and alarm fatigue on inpatient wards: a review.
Patient Saf. Surg. 2014, 8:29
2014 18