Medical emergency

Pierce, Julia; Coupe, George
December 2002
Engineer (00137758);12/6/2002, Vol. 291 Issue 7617, p26
Reports that hospitals in Great Britain are not reaping the benefits of medical technologies being developed in the country. Factors hindering the transfer of medical device designs from laboratory to use; Barriers to transfer of technology. INSET: THWARTED INNOVATION.


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