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Research Report:

Information Technology, Health and Health Care: A View to the Future

by Philip Groff, Trevor Hancock

This paper is designed to help readers imagine the consequences of the technological revolution for the world in which we live.  It focuses especially on the way these technologies are likely to transform the economic, social, and biological determinants of health and to revolutionize the practice of health care.

Release Date: 28 Jun 2000
Number of pages: 88
Document number: 18426
Keywords: health impact, information technology, social inequality, information control, health outcomes