Key PointsQuestionWhat is the characterization of social media profiles among otolaryngology residency programs in the United States? FindingsIn this cross-sectional study including 101 otolaryngology residency programs, 29.7% of the programs have social media profiles. When stratified by Doximity Residency Navigator and US News & World Report rankings, higher-ranked programs tend to have a stronger social media presence, activity, and popularity. MeaningThe rate of social media use by otolaryngology residency programs appears to be low; this medium may represent an area of opportunity to improve communication and outreach with the public.
JAMA Otolaryngology - Head & Neck Surgery – American Medical Association
Published: Sep 23, 2018