Learning the Rational Use of Technology in Medicine

  • Stewart Wolf
  • Beatrice Bishop Berle


Dr. Reiser: An accurate identification of the first application of technology to the diagnosis of disease would certainly elude the conscientious historian. A convenient place to start, would be with the stethoscope introduced by the 19th century French physician, Laennec.


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© Plenum Press, New York 1981

Authors and Affiliations

  • Stewart Wolf
    • 1
    • 2
    • 3
  • Beatrice Bishop Berle
    • 4
    • 5
  1. 1.Totts Gap InstituteBangorUSA
  2. 2.Medical AffairsSt. Luke’s HospitalBethlehemUSA
  3. 3.Temple UniversityPhiladelphiaUSA
  4. 4.Medicine and Preventive MedicineCornell University Medical CollegeNew YorkUSA
  5. 5.Clinical MedicineNew York University School of MedicineNew YorkUSA

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