The Economics of Medical Technology: Proceedings of an International Conference on Economics of Medical Technology

The Economics of Medical Technology: Proceedings of an International Conference on Economics of Medical Technology

Paperback(Softcover reprint of the original 1st ed. 1988)

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9783540179849
Publisher: Springer Berlin Heidelberg
Publication date: 12/17/1987
Series: Health Systems Research
Edition description: Softcover reprint of the original 1st ed. 1988
Pages: 140
Product dimensions: 6.69(w) x 9.61(h) x 0.01(d)

Table of Contents

1 Introduction.- 2 The Early Assessment of Health Care Technology: Introducing the Artificial Heart.- 3 The Marketplace for Medical Technology.- 4 The Transfer of Medical Technology in Developing Countries: The Case of Brazil.- 5 Public Control of the Diffusion of Health Technology.- 6 Diffusion of Medical Technology: A Case Study of Policy in Europe and the Netherlands.- 7 Economic Techniques for Technology Assessment.- 8 Technology Assessment in Europe: Its Present and Future Roles.- 9 A Working View of Technology Assessment: The Case of Digital Substraction Angiography.- 10 Changing Environment: Decentralized Use of Medical Technology.- 11 The Birth and Development of an Innovation: The Case of Magnetic Resonance Imaging.- 12 Economics and the Rational Use of Medical Technology.- 13 Ethical Aspects of Medical Technology.- 14 Educational Aspects of the Economics of Medical Technology.- 15 General Conclusions.

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