Table 1

Characteristics of the media coverage included in the analysis (n=45)

Media characteristicsFrequency n (%)
Type of media
 Online news site20 (44.4)
 Online newspaper11 (24.4)
 Newspaper (print)6 (13.3)
 Television news3 (6.7)
 Academic media site2 (4.4)
 Online magazine1 (2.2)
 Radio1 (2.2)
 Blog1 (2.2)
Country
 Australia and New Zealand23 (51.1)
 UK and Europe8 (17.8)
 USA and Canada6 (13.3)
 Asia3 (6.7)
 Middle East3 (6.7)
 South America2 (4.4)
Public comments available
 Yes14 (31.1)
 No31 (68.9)