Information on surgical treatment of benign prostatic hyperplasia on YouTube is highly biased and misleading
Patrick Betschart, Manolis Pratsinis, Gautier Muellhaupt, Roman Rechner, Thomas Rw Herrmann, Christian Gratzke, Hans-Peter Schmid, Valentin Zumstein & Dominik Abt
MATERIALS AND METHODS
Most videos about surgical treatment of LUTS/BPH on YouTube have a low quality of content, provide misinformation, are subject to commercial bias and do not report on conflicts of interest. These findings emphasize the importance of thorough doctor-patient communication and active recommendation of unbiased patient education materials.
|citation||Betschart P, Pratsinis M, Muellhaupt G, Rechner R, Herrmann T R, Gratzke C, Schmid H P, Zumstein V, Abt D. Information on surgical treatment of benign prostatic hyperplasia on YouTube is highly biased and misleading. BJU Int 2019;.|
|type||journal paper/review (English)|
|date of publishing||13-12-2019|
|journal title||BJU Int|