Technology Management

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health & medical technology

First, let's address the fact that the U.S. spends more on health care than any other area in the world. Here are some samples from the news:

Let's consider some medical technology statistics to get an idea of the medical needs and expectations that exist. 

A good place to start is http://www.google.com/publicdata/directory#!q=health

Next, consider a few of these:

Nanotechnology

Nanotechnology is having a direct impact on medicine and health care. 

First, what is nanotechnology? Let's check out http://www.howstuffworks.com/nanotechnology.htm and then http://www.nano.gov/nanotech-101/what/definition to find out.  In a  super duper nutshell, "Nanotechnology is science, engineering, and technology conducted at the nanoscale, which is about 1 to 100 nanometers" (National Nanotechnology Initiative, 2012). 

Next, what are some considerations in regard to nanotechnology?

Michio Kaku: Can Nanotechnol4ogy Create Utopia? (Video: 5:43 min)
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RzgVWpa4fzU

Tiny Technology

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