Health apps: a lifeline for Britain’s doctor-shy men

Apr 12, 2017 · thememo.com

Gettyimages 614403958 750x500

Craving "the human touch".

From app-based GPs like Babylon and PushDoctor to robot surgeons performing minor procedures – the future is already here.

But there’s one thing holding all of this progress back – most people still aren’t sold on the benefits.

Brits are some of the world’s least willing to engage with futuristic healthcare according to a new report on healthcare attitudes by PwC.

Just 39% of British patients are open to trying robots and artificial intelligence in healthcare, compared to 94% of patients in Nigeria.

Sceptics cite "a lack of human touch" as the biggest barrier for them.

Read Complete Article

RT @dannyatbartlett: From Unicorn Start-up to Tech Phoenix: Four guiding principles that helped Ve Global rise from the ashes after failure…

London stands with New York against terrorism today and always. Those who seek to harm us, destroy our way of life… https://t.co/upGKL5LXie

Check out the on-demand webinar hosted by @Genesys and @DimensionData to understand how #Cloud and #CX can work tog… https://t.co/IQgCdgeqio

City would be wise to watch Bitcoin bubble from sidelines #Premium https://t.co/VBCjSbE3Fn

🙌 Zing! 🙌 @oht_uk are hiring a Community Manager https://t.co/Y0MEK0PxE3 #jobs #community

Tech.London Weekly

×