Published in 1994, this book examines a small segment of the medical technology innovation process to characterize the manner in which the federal government influences small business-based investigators to participate or withdraw from the medical technology innovation process. It provides an historical account of the federal government's involvement in biomedical technology research and development, and traces the social and economic significance of this involvement.
Table of Contents
1. Health and Government 2. Federal Involvement 3. Social Significance 4. Economic Significance 5. The Role of the Investigtor 6. Investigative Procedures 7. Results and Discussion 8. Conclusions and Recommendations.
Lilly B. Gardner