Why robots will never take a doctor's job
Could the art of diagnosing be bested by a fancy computer algorithm?
Is it just me, or do we keep hearing that doctors’ days are numbered?
I recently read about the supercomputer IBM Watson, which is reported to “know all the medical knowledge in the world, be accurate, consistent, have low-running costs and can be accessed anywhere in the world”.
But just how close is the reality of doctors’ roles being superseded by computers?
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