Management of medical technology (MMT): research, education, and practice
Authors: Geisler, Eliezer; Heller, Ori
Source: International Journal of Technology Management, Volume 15, Numbers 3-4, August 1998 , pp. 196-210(15)
Publisher: Inderscience Publishers
Abstract:In the USA, vast sums of money are spent on health care. A percentage of this cost relates to the management of medical technology. In this article, the authors consider the Management of Medical Technology (MMT) as an area for academic pursuit. They consider it as a new field, a complex area of research, education and practice which they have endeavoured to bring to the attention of academics and practitioners.
Document Type: Research Article
Affiliations: College of Business and Economics, University of Wisconsin-Whitewater, 800 West Main Street, Whitewater, WI 53190-1797, USA. Snider Entrepreneurial Center, The Wharton School of Business, University of Pennsylvania, PA, USA
Publication date: 1998-08-01