How Readable Is BPH Treatment Information on the Internet? Assessing Barriers to Literacy in Prostate Health

@inproceedings{Koo2017HowRI,
  title={How Readable Is BPH Treatment Information on the Internet? Assessing Barriers to Literacy in Prostate Health},
  author={Kevin Koo and Ronald L. Yap},
  booktitle={American journal of men's health},
  year={2017}
}
Information about benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH) has become increasingly accessible on the Internet. Though the ability to find such material is encouraging, its readability and impact on informing patient decision making are not known. To evaluate the readability of Internet-based information about BPH in the context of website ownership and Health on the Net certification, three search engines were queried daily for 1 month with BPH-related keywords. Website ownership data and Health on… CONTINUE READING
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