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The revolutionary progress in biomedical science and technology during the past 40 years has brought new solutions to scores of clinical problems. It has also introduced new problems: ethical questions, institutional strains, societal expectation, and new costs. The six papers and the accompanying discussions examine all of these consequences from governmental, institutional, and public vantage points. Because only a portion of the papers are documented with adequate references, this text serves more as an overview of main themes than as a source for further study.
Preparing for Science in the 21st Century. Ann Intern Med. 1992;116:174. doi: https://doi.org/10.7326/0003-4819-116-2-174_3
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 1992;116(2):174.
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