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Table 1 Global Quality Scale Criteria Used to Score Videos Containing Information About Food Poisoning

From: YouTube™ as a source of information on food poisoning

Score Global Score Description
1 Poor quality, poor flow of the site, most information missing, not at all useful for patients
2 Generally poor quality and poor flow, some information listed but many important topics missing, of very limited use to patients
3 Moderate quality, suboptimal flow, some important information is adequately discussed but others poorly discussed, somewhat useful for patients
4 Good quality and generally good flow, most of the relevant information is listed, but some topics not covered, useful for patients
5 Excellent quality and excellent flow, very useful for patients