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Table 1 Descriptive table: n = 161 (total number of unique websites included)

From: Assessment of the quality and variability of health information on chronic pain websites using the DISCERN instrument

Variable Statistic N (% of total number of unique websites)
Search engine  
Google 89 (55.3)
Yahoo 36 (22.4)
MSN 36 (22.4)
Potential for commercial gain 11 (6.8)
Health related seals of approval 58 (36.0)
Language  
English only 122 (75.8)
English and another language 39 (24.2)
Multimedia 65 (40.4)