Health Industrialization, 1st Edition

  • Bruno Salgues
  • Published By: ISTE Press UK
  • ISBN-10: 0081017936
  • ISBN-13: 9780081017937
  • DDC: 610.285
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 212 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2016 | Published/Released October 2016
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2016

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This title explores advances in information and communications technology and how health is in the process of becoming industrialized. It discusses how this new form of industry will spread to create real change in the field of patient care. It is aimed at those interacting with information technology in the healthcare setting, including graduate students and fellows in medical informatics, physicians, nurses, managers, programmers, analysts, and administrators.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
1: Fixed Man, Enhanced Man, Transformed Man.
2: The Necessary Industrialization of Medicine.
3: Industrialization: Its Obstacles and its Rules.
4: Acceptability and Diffusion.
5: The Dynamics of Diffusion.
6: Digital Identity and Health.
7: Access to Information, Access to Health.
8: Mondialisation, the Maker of Biopower.
9: Belief, Myth and Biopower.
10: Trust.
11: The Social Reality.
12: The Technologies that Could Change Everything.