The Sociology of Medical Science and Technology

The Sociology of Medical Science and Technology

by Mary Ann Elston
     
 

Contributors examine the relationship between science and clinical practice; the development, assessment and regulation of health care technologies; and the implications of the 'new genetics'.

Overview

Contributors examine the relationship between science and clinical practice; the development, assessment and regulation of health care technologies; and the implications of the 'new genetics'.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780631204473
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
01/05/1998
Series:
Sociology of Health and Illness Monographs Series
Pages:
224
Product dimensions:
9.00(w) x 6.00(h) x 0.47(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

Meet the Author

Mary Ann Elston is Senior Lecturer in Sociology at Royal Holloway, University of London. Her research interests include the organisaton of biomedical research, the health care professions and gender and health care. She is co-editor of the journal Sociology of Health and Illness.

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