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Table 3 Summary of article features e

From: Methodological and ethical issues in research using social media: a metamethod of Human Papillomavirus vaccine studies

Article and country Design type Data source Ethical considerations
Ache & Wallace [18] United States Descriptive statistical analysis YouTube videos Viewer posted comments None raised
Battles [14] Canada Virtual ethnography (cyberethnography) Message board Several issues raised
Briones et al. [19] United States Descriptive statistical analysis YouTube videos Viewer posted like/dislike None raised
Keelan et al. [15] Canada Content analysis and Descriptive statistical analysis Myspace blogs Blogger characteristics None raised
Keelan et al. [16] Canada Content analysis YouTube videos None raised
Lee et al. [17] Korea Retrospective content analysis and descriptive statistical analysis HPV website Q & A posts None raised