Table 1

FSEM fellows subgrouped according to specialist register and their presence on social media platforms

Social media platformSpecialty register
SEM (total=115) N (%)Orthopaedic surgery (total=26)
N (%)
GP (total=19)
N (%)
Radiology (total=5)
N (%)
Rheumatology (total=4)
N (%)
A&E (total=3)
N (%)
Cardiology (total=2)
N (%)
GIM (total=1)
N (%)
Professional website16 (14)9 (35)001 (25)01 (50)0
Private healthcare provider website98 (85)23 (88)8 (42)4 (80)4 (100)1 (33)2 (100)1 (100)
LinkedIn81 (70)15 (60)10 (53)4 (80)1 (25)2 (67)2 (100)0
Twitter59 (51)6 (23)3 (16)0 (0)1 (25)2 (67)2 (100)0
YouTube2 (0.02)5 (19)00 (0)001 (50)0
  • A&E, accident and emergency; FSEM, Faculty of Sport and Exercise Medicine; GIM, general internal medicine; GP, ´╗┐General Practice.