It’s not the robots that radiologists should fear
If you read the medical press, you will assume radiologists live in fear of mass unemployment under the looming threat of machine-learning robots.
Australian Doctor reported last year that radiologists had been compared to Wile E Coyote at the point where the cartoon character runs off the edge of a cliff.
His pedalling feet keep him upright but there’s no way back and only seconds until gravity kicks in.
But a study in the Journal of Medical Imaging and Radiation Oncology offers another view.