The Problem of Health Technology
By (author) Pascale Lehoux
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Problem of Health Technology by Pascale Lehoux
Book DescriptionHealth technology is a pivotal locus of change and controversy in health care systems, and The Problem of Health Technology offers a comprehensive and novel analysis of the topic. The book illuminates the scientific and policy arguments that are currently deployed in industrialized countries by addressing the perspectives of clinicians, health care managers, scholars, policymakers, patients, and industry. And by establishing a dialogue between two interdisciplinary fields--Health Technology Assessment and Science and Technology Studies--Pascale Lehoux argues for re-centering the debate around social and political questions rather than questions of affordability, thereby developing an alternative framework for thinking about the implications of health technology.
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Book DetailsISBN: 9780415953481
(229mm x 152mm x 23mm)
Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
Publish Date: 23-May-2006
Country of Publication: United Kingdom
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Focusing on the use and dissemination of health technology, this book examines what technology does and what humans expect out of it. Drawing on two established interdisciplinary fields - Health Technology and Assessment and Science and Technology Studies, it develops an alternative framework to think about the implications of health technology.
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Author Biography - Pascale Lehoux
Pascale Lehoux is Associate Professor in the Department of Health Administration at the University of Montreal. She is also Adjunct Professor in the Department of Health Policy and Management at the University of Toronto, and she holds a Canada Research Chair on Innovations in Health.
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