Assessing the Efficacy and Safety of Medical Technologies

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A report by the Office of Technology Assessment (OTA) examining "current Federal policies and current medical practices to determine whether a reasonable amount of justification should be provided before costly new medical technologies and procedures are put into general use" (quoted from Foreword).

Creator(s): United States. Congress. Office of Technology Assessment.
Location(s): United States
Creation Date: September 1978
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UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection(s):
Office of Technology Assessment
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  • Creation: September 1978
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United States
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1978  
Description:

A report by the Office of Technology Assessment (OTA) examining "current Federal policies and current medical practices to determine whether a reasonable amount of justification should be provided before costly new medical technologies and procedures are put into general use" (quoted from Foreword).

Note:

Original is missing pages i-iv, 1-2, 10-12, 20-22, 57-58, 65-66, 83-84, 95-96, 105-106, 114-116.

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xiii, 133 p. ; 28 cm.

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Keyword(s): medical technology | safety | policy and legislation | medical assessments | policy alternatives | efficacy
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UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Office of Technology Assessment
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  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc39383
Resource Type: Report
Format: Text