Description - Medical Technology into Healthcare and Society by Alex Faulkner
From bandage to the bioreactor, this book looks at five different device technologies from inception to healthcare practice, drawing on medical sociology, science and technology studies and political science. It examines 'evidence', regulation and governance processes, and diverse stakeholders in innovating the technologies that shape health care.
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(216mm x 140mm x 15mm)
Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan
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Author Biography - Alex Faulkner
ALEX FAULKNER is Senior Research Fellow, Institute of Society, Health and Ethics, School of Social Sciences, Cardiff University, UK.