46% of physicians in Germany, Spain, France, Italy, and the United Kingdom watch online video for professional purposes.
Online video adoption has grown steadily over the past three years, jumping from only 28% of online European physicians using for professional purposes in 2006 to 46% in 2009.
Use of online video for professional purposes more popular than use of SMS/text messaging, blogs or chatrooms/message boards for the same reason.
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