Devices and Designs

Technology and Medicine in Historical Perspective
Author(s): 
Timmermann, Carsten
ISBN: 
1403986444
Date published: 
November 2006
Hardback
Price: 
£50.00

The costs of medicine have been soaring in recent years, partly as a consequence of the introduction of expensive new drugs and devices to patient care. In this volume, leading scholars in the history and sociology of medicine focus their attention on the