YouTube is a major modality for patient education. During the last decade, videos documenting facial plastic surgery procedures, patient experiences, and medical commentary have garnered hundreds of millions of views. The growing prevalence of YouTube as a primary source of medical information has prompted investigators to evaluate video quality and creator qualification.1,2 To date, the quality of facial plastic surgery content on YouTube has not been evaluated.
Ward B, Ward M, Nicheporuck A, Alaeddin I, Paskhover B. Assessment of YouTube as an Informative Resource on Facial Plastic Surgery Procedures. JAMA Facial Plast Surg. 2019;21(1):75–76. doi:10.1001/jamafacial.2018.0822
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