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Title Innovation in medical technology : ethical issues and challenges / Margaret L. Eaton and Donald Kennedy.
Imprint Baltimore : Johns Hopkins University Press, 2007.


 Main Stacks  R855.3 .E28 2007    AVAILABLE
Description xii, 155 p. ; 24 cm.
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references (p. [143]-149) and index.
Subject Medical technology -- Moral and ethical aspects.
Medical innovations -- Moral and ethical aspects.
Medical ethics.
Technology Assessment, Biomedical -- ethics.
Biomedical Research.
Diffusion of Innovation.
Professional Practice.
Contents Introduction : the need to ask questions about innovation -- Distinguishing innovative medical practice from research -- The modern history of human research ethics -- Innovation in the off-label use of drugs -- Innovative surgery -- Innovation in assisted reproduction -- Innovation in neuroimaging -- Questions, issues, and recommendations going forward -- Conclusion : final thoughts on the landscape of innovation.
Other Author Kennedy, Donald L.