FINANCIAL TIMES: High-profile health app under scrutiny after doctors’ complaints

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Release date: 13/7/2018

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Dr Richard Body, a cardiologist and professor of emergency medicine at Manchester University, and Dr Annette Neary, a former consultant with the NHS, both expressed concerns about the results when contacted for their views. “Laypeople don’t realise that 90 per cent of diagnosis is based on history,” Dr Neary said.

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TitleHigh-profile health app under scrutiny after doctors’ complaints
Media name/outletFinancial Times
Media typeWeb
CountryUnited Kingdom
Date13/07/18
DescriptionDr Richard Body, a cardiologist and professor of emergency medicine at Manchester University, and Dr Annette Neary, a former consultant with the NHS, both expressed concerns about the results when contacted for their views. “Laypeople don’t realise that 90 per cent of diagnosis is based on history,” Dr Neary said.
URLhttps://www.ft.com/content/19dc6b7e-8529-11e8-96dd-fa565ec55929?FTCamp=engage/CAPI/webapp/Channel_Moreover//B2B
PersonsRick Body