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The Health Care Blog has “snapped on th …

In Uncategorized on May 27, 2008 by Alan Lovell Tagged:

The Health Care Blog has “snapped on the latex gloves” and done a quick clinical exam of Google health and found it wanting… doing a search within Google health still ends up most of the time with the ubiquitous and hardly authoritative Wikipedia, the find a doctor function is all over the place, it’s still very commercial with adverts dotted everywhere suggesting you ought to test yourself for this or that condition, which could confuse people not web savvy, and that generally it does not really look the complete article. The conclusion was that “Anyhow, the seven minutes I have for basic clinical exams is over. It was fun giving Google Health a quick once-over. But it’s a good thing the medical record is a fake. I don’t think it’s ready for circulation yet…”

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