Uncertainty in Medical Innovation: Experienced Pioneers in Neonatal Care

Uncertainty in Medical Innovation: Experienced Pioneers in Neonatal Care

by J. Mesman
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0230216722

ISBN-13: 9780230216723

Pub. Date: 10/14/2008

Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan UK

TheNeonatal Intensive Care Unit isa sitewherehi-tech medicine and vulnerable human beings come into close contact. Focusing on a number of medical and ethical challenges encountered by staff and parents, this book provides a new perspective on the complexity of these treatments and the inventiveness of those involved.

Overview

TheNeonatal Intensive Care Unit isa sitewherehi-tech medicine and vulnerable human beings come into close contact. Focusing on a number of medical and ethical challenges encountered by staff and parents, this book provides a new perspective on the complexity of these treatments and the inventiveness of those involved.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780230216723
Publisher:
Palgrave Macmillan UK
Publication date:
10/14/2008
Series:
Health Technology and Society Series
Edition description:
2008
Pages:
219
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.60(h) x 0.80(d)

Table of Contents

1. Neonatology: A Permanent Dynamic of Change 2. Newly Born and Indeterminate 3. Co-Travellers 4. Uncertain Trajectories 5. Beacons on the Horizon 6. The Moral Load 7. The End of the Journey Glossary Bibliography

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