Robot doctors come a step closer as a machine passes medical exams with flying colours

Xiao Yi showed he had ‘mastered’ the skills for the job after pulling off top marks in his test to be a medic.

  • Exile1981

    I’d rather this doctor than some 3rd world trained doctor from a country were you can buy degrees.

  • Reader

    This is probably more accurate and has a more humane bedside manner than half of the specialists in the Canadian healthcare systems.

    • Tooth&Claw

      Remember half the doctors graduated at the bottom of their class.

      • Clausewitz

        You mean it’s not like what all the self esteem snowflakes state, that “we’re all above average”?

  • WalterBannon

    when automation brings labour costs down so health care becomes a cheap commodity like TVs, public health care will finally become affordable, provided that the govt is banned from running the delivery of it and competition is opened up

  • Clausewitz

    Yeah, but how about their bedside manner. My million dollar idea is to get a two for one robot, part doctor, part sexbot.