This article discusses how technology is changing relationships between patients and physicians and how patient-physician trust can be maintained or even improved.
The authors believe this issue is paramount in the era of artificial intelligence and machine learning.
They argue the potential effects of AI on trust between physicians and patients should be explicitly designed and planned for.
Nundy S, Montgomery T, Wachter RM. Promoting Trust Between Patients and Physicians in the Era of Artificial Intelligence.
JAMA. Published online July 15, 2019. doi:10.1001/jama.2018.20563