By H. David Banta

As famous within the Foreword, this document is the second one of numerous volumes caused by this examine of health and wellbeing care know-how. the aim of the examine, as formulated by way of the STG, was once to investigate wellbeing and fitness care know-how. a part of the duty was once to improve an 'early caution method' for health and wellbeing care expertise. the first aim of the venture was once to advance a listing or description of a couple of attainable and possible health care applied sciences, in addition to info on their significance. in the limits of time and cash, this has been performed. This document is the outline of expected well-being care applied sciences. even though, given the substantial variety of attainable health and wellbeing care applied sciences, entire info at the significance of every zone couldn't be built in any intensity for all know-how. consequently, 4 particular applied sciences have been selected and have been prospectively assessed. those destiny applied sciences have been tested in additional intensity, taking a look quite at their wellbeing and fitness and coverage implications. hence, the undertaking used to be prolonged to September 1987, and extra applied sciences are being assessed.

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