The future of health care

Bryant, John H.
September 1994
World Health;Sep/Oct94, Vol. 47 Issue 5, p3
Editorial. Asserts that seven major streams of change are evident in the future of health care. Democratization; Equity; Ethics; Science and technology; Health care reform; Discussion of the role of hospitals; Health care personnel.


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