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Comment: Since when.. (Score 0) 291

by kckman (#36370914) Attached to: Just Months After Jeopardy!, Watson Wows Doctors
Would an average "new" patient have the slightest clue about how to describe an ailment? Feel pain in chest= Watson's instant heart ailment regimen that dispenses nitro glycerin on the spot? It could work if the "new" patient were in the medical profession and had some idea how to phrase the question in the form of an answer.. Patient: "It hurts when I do this" Watson: "What is, don't do that?"

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