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Using the web or an app instead of seeing a doctor? Caution is advised.

Frakt A. New York Times. July 11, 2016.

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July 20, 2016
Frakt A. New York Times. July 11, 2016.

Patients are increasingly using online symptom checkers for medical information and health care recommendations. This newspaper article reports on various health information applications that provide triage advice to patients and points out that physicians have significantly lower rates of diagnostic errors.