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Author Topol, Eric J., 1954-

Title The creative destruction of medicine : how the digital revolution will create better health care / Eric Topol
Published New York : Basic Books, [2012]


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Description xi, 303 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents The digital landscape -- The orientation of medicine today -- To what extent are consumers empowered? -- Physiology : wireless sensors -- Biology : sequencing the genome -- Anatomy : from imaging to printing organs -- Electronic health records and health information systems -- The convergence of human data capture -- Doctors with plasticity? -- The rebooted life science industry -- The individual
Summary A professor of medicine reveals how technology like wireless internet, individual data, and personal genomics can be used to save lives
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Medical informatics.
Information resources management.
Medical Informatics Applications.
Biomedical Technology.
Delivery of Health Care -- trends.
Diffusion of Innovation.
Health Communication.
LC no. 2011041162
ISBN 9780465025503 (hbk.)
0465025501 (hbk.)