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Science  30 Apr 2010:
Vol. 328, Issue 5978, pp. 570
DOI: 10.1126/science.1188655

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Technological Medicine The Changing World of Doctors and Patients by Stanley Joel Reiser Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 2009. 245 pp. $30, £20. ISBN 9780521835695.


Through a series of case studies, Reiser offers a historical perspective on the invention, use, and consequences of medical technologies.