Online consultations: no substitute for face-to-face appointments
Technology is everywhere. Google processes 40,000 queries every second and Facebook has over two billion active users. A third of the world’s population carry a highly sophisticated and powerful computer in their pocket (it’s called a smartphone). Even autonomous cars are no longer the sole preserve of a 1980s David Hasselhoff. But technology is also now trying to revolutionise the way we practise medicine.