YouTube as a potential source of information on deep venous thrombosis

Bademci M. Ş. , YAZMAN S., Gunes T., Ocakoglu G., TAYFUR K., Gokalp O.

PHLEBOLOGY, vol.32, no.8, pp.543-547, 2017 (Peer-Reviewed Journal) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 32 Issue: 8
  • Publication Date: 2017
  • Doi Number: 10.1177/0268355516673795
  • Journal Name: PHLEBOLOGY
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded, Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.543-547


Background No work has been reported on the use of video websites to learn about deep vein thrombosis and the value of education using them. We examined the characteristics and scientific accuracy of videos related to deep vein thrombosis on YouTube.