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Google Helps Doctors Diagnose Illness

By: Greg Ponesse - Published: Nov 13, 2006 • References: dailymail
Is Google that much of a resource that even now doctors can turn to it to help them diagnose particular illness'? Lets find out how Google can assist even the smartest of minds.

From Daily Mail:Doctors could turn to Google to help them diagnose illnesses, experts said today. The internet search engine found the correct diagnosis in 58 per cent of difficult cases, they said.

But the idea has met with opposition from patient groups who questioned the credibility of many health sites. And the Royal College of General Practitioners said the internet was "in no way a replacement for doctors".