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Stuart Blume

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On the Dynamics of Technological Change in Medicine

Insight and Industry examines the "careers" of four major technologies that have reshaped medicine by allowing new forms of insight into the human interior. Blume's studies of ultrasound, thermography, computerized tomography, and nuclear magnetic resonance reveal the many ways in which manufacturers, medical personnel, and patients affect both the form and the use of innovative technologies.Blume explores alternative models for analyzing the process of technological development and diffusion.