Preprints (earlier versions) of this paper are available at https://preprints.jmir.org/preprint/24475, first published .
Benchmarking Triage Capability of Symptom Checkers Against That of Medical Laypersons: Survey Study

Benchmarking Triage Capability of Symptom Checkers Against That of Medical Laypersons: Survey Study

Benchmarking Triage Capability of Symptom Checkers Against That of Medical Laypersons: Survey Study

Malte L Schmieding 1, 2, MD;  Rudolf Mörgeli 1, MD;  Maike A L Schmieding 3;  Markus A Feufel 4*, Dipl-Ing (FH), MSc, PhD;  Felix Balzer 1, 2*, MSc, PhD, MD

1 Department of Anesthesiology and Operative Intensive Care, Charité – Universitätsmedizin Berlin, corporate member of Freie Universität Berlin and Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin , Berlin , DE

2 Institute of Medical Informatics, Charité – Universitätsmedizin Berlin, corporate member of Freie Universität Berlin and Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin , Berlin , DE

3 Department of Biology, Chemistry, and Pharmacy, Institute of Pharmacy, Freie Universität Berlin, Berlin , DE

4 Department of Psychology and Ergonomics (IPA), Division of Ergonomics, Technische Universität Berlin, Berlin , DE

*these authors contributed equally

Corresponding Author:

  • Felix Balzer, MSc, PhD, MD
  • Institute of Medical Informatics
  • Charité – Universitätsmedizin Berlin, corporate member of Freie Universität Berlin and Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin
  • Charitéplatz 1
  • Berlin
  • DE
  • Phone: 49 30 450 570425
  • Email: felix.balzer@charite.de