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Computational and Mathematical Methods in Medicine
Volume 2017, Article ID 8194940, 9 pages
https://doi.org/10.1155/2017/8194940
Research Article

Are Health Videos from Hospitals, Health Organizations, and Active Users Available to Health Consumers? An Analysis of Diabetes Health Video Ranking in YouTube

1ITACA, Universitat Politècnica de València, Camino de Vera S/N, 46022 Valencia, Spain
2Instituto de Investigación Sanitaria del Hospital Universitario y Politécnico La Fe, Bulevar Sur S/N, 46026 Valencia, Spain
3Department of Computer Science, UiT The Arctic University of Norway, Tromsø, Norway

Correspondence should be addressed to Carlos Fernandez-Llatas; se.vpu.acati@satallfc

Received 22 September 2016; Accepted 22 November 2016; Published 24 January 2017

Academic Editor: Alejandro Rodríguez-González

Copyright © 2017 Carlos Fernandez-Llatas et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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