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Artificial Internal Organs: Promise, Profits, and Problems.

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By SULLIVAN PAUL. et al. . 302 pages. Management Reports. , Boston, 1966.. Price, $25.00.

Ann Intern Med. 1967;67(4):916. doi:10.7326/0003-4819-67-4-916_1
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A survey of historic and current developments in the design, construction, and application of artificial hearts and kidneys; of technical and managerial aspects of further development and manufacture; of business prospects for sales of artificial organs; and of legal and ethical problems known or expected. Prepared by its authors in partial fulfillment of requirements for the degree of Master of Business Administration at Harvard. Among the appendixes is a directory of medical investigators active and eminent in this field.

Written for the layman and nonspecialist. Useful to physicians, engineers, administrators, and science writers who need a broad and not excessively


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