TITLE

What is the impact of med-tech on the economy?

PUB. DATE
April 2008
SOURCE
Same-Day Surgery;Apr2008, Vol. 32 Issue 4, p47
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the impact of medical technologies on the cost of health care.
ACCESSION #
31533900

 

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