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21st-century miracle medicine : RoboSurgery, wonder cures, and the quest for immortality

Author: Alexandra Wyke
Publisher: New York : Plenum Press, ©1997.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"The emerging picture of medicine looks gloriously sunny for the 21st century, promising untold rewards for humanity's future health. The 20th century, in contrast, has proved disappointing in  Read more...

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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Wyke, Alexandra.
21st-century miracle medicine.
New York : Plenum Press, ©1997
(OCoLC)753428971
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Alexandra Wyke
ISBN: 030645565X 9780306455650
OCLC Number: 35925718
Description: xiii, 352 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Contents: A Whirlwind Tour.- The Failures of 20th-Century Medicine.- Tongue-Tied Medicine.- Medicine Goes Digital.- Beyond X Rays.- Enter Robodoc.- Cyberspace Surgery.- Engineering Health.- Healthcare on the Brink.- The Key is Technology.- The Year 2050.- The Era of Self-Care.- The Doctors' Dilemma.- Against Change.
Other Titles: Twenty-first century miracle medicine
Responsibility: Alexandra Wyke.
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