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Title:
The future of medicine : megatrends in health care that will improve your quality of life
Author:
Schimpff, Stephen C., 1941-
Personal Author:
Publication Information:
Nashville, Tenn. : Thomas Nelson, [2007]

©2007
Physical Description:
xi, 260 pages : illustrations 24 cm
Language:
English
Contents:
From the biomedical research laboratories -- Genomics: a new era for medicine -- Stem cells and regenerative medicine: the promise of the future -- Vaccines: wider uses, easier to administer, safer -- Imaging: it's not just x-rays anymore -- Devices: small and powerful -- The operating room of the future: a room with a new view -- Your medical records digitized -- The high cost of medicine: how much is due to our megatrends? -- Complementary medicine: ancient traditions affecting the future -- Preventable medical errors: a national disgrace -- It's your body: keep it healthy.
ISBN:
9780785221715
Format :
Book