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Living data : making sense of health biosensing

Author: Celia Roberts; Adrian Mackenzie; Maggie Mort
Publisher: Bristol : Bristol University Press, [2019] ©2019
Series: Bristol shorts research.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This book critiques the popular claim that 'more information' equates to 'better health' and explores the potential challenges related to people's changing relationships with traditional health systems as access to, and control over data shifts.
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MORT, MAGGIE.
LIVING DATA.
[Place of publication not identified] : BRISTOL UNIV PR, 2019
(OCoLC)1090199105
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Celia Roberts; Adrian Mackenzie; Maggie Mort
ISBN: 9781529207514 1529207517 9781529207538 1529207533 9781529207545 1529207541 9781447348689 1447348680
OCLC Number: 1109725254
Description: 1 online resource (1 volume)
Contents: Front Cover; Living Data; Copyright; Table of contents; List of Tables, Figures and Boxes; Acknowledgments; Preface; Introduction: What Does Biosensing Do?; Layers of biosensing practice; Biosensors multiply; The biosensing health platform economies of 'my' and 'our' data; The platform alignments of biosensing; Cultural logics of biosensing; Summary of the argument: sensing, biology-medicine and platforms; Overview of chapters; 1 Fertility Biosensing; 'Femtech' and the new fertility; Citizens talking ovulation; Women's use of fertility biosensing; Is fertility tracking feminist biosensing? Our (reproductive) bodies, our data?Critical experiments in fertility biosensor design; Conclusions; 2 Biosensing Stress; What is stress?; Configuring stress; Stress surveillance?; The collective politics of stress; Conclusions; 3 Platform Biosensing and Post-Genomic Relatedness; Understanding the tests; Share and compare?; The value of n = 1 versus n = many; Radical data dividuation; Conclusions; 4 Biosensing in Old Age; Self-tracking or dys-tracking?; The struggle to make sense of falls and telecare data; Researching telecare in use Citizens' (not patients' or service users') perspectives on sensor-based home careConclusions; Conclusion: What Might Biosensing Do?; Health biosensing policy and practice; Scenario: the Browns from Preston: an 'ordinary family'; Act 1: making sense of genetic data; Act 2: making sense of fertility monitoring; Appendix; Scenario: the Browns from Preston: an 'ordinary family'; Act 1: making sense of genetic data; Act 2: making sense of fertility monitoring; References; Index
Series Title: Bristol shorts research.
Responsibility: Celia Roberts, Adrian Mackenzie, Maggie Mort ; with Theresa Atkinson, Mette Kragh-Furbo, Joann Wilkinson.

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