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This study found that medical websites with with a higher Google ranking were only weakly associated with higher quality. The authors conclude that patients researching otological conditions would benefit from being directed to reliable websites by clinicians.



Otol Neurotol. 2016 Sep;37(8):1063-1065.    (retrieved Aug, 2016). There are currently 1074 pearls in the database. While every attempt has been made to ensure accuracy, mistakes can and do occur. Use databank at your own risk. All pearls © 2021 by the Internet Medical Association. Click Here to view more medical pearls.