Accuracy of a Popular Online Symptom Checker for Ophthalmic Diagnoses.

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Summary of "Accuracy of a Popular Online Symptom Checker for Ophthalmic Diagnoses."

Because more patients are presenting with self-guided research of symptoms, it is important to assess the capabilities and limitations of these available health information tools.


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Name: JAMA ophthalmology
ISSN: 2168-6173


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