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Health and societal implications of medical and technological advances

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Science Translational Medicine  17 Oct 2018:
Vol. 10, Issue 463, eaau4778
DOI: 10.1126/scitranslmed.aau4778

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  • Fig. 1 Health and societal impact of science and technology advances.

    (Top) Key areas of science and technology, where recent advances have transformative potential for health, medicine, and society. (Middle) Potential risks and societal implications of new advances that will need to be proactively addressed. (Bottom) Range of potential effects on health and medicine—from better prediction and prevention to more seamless health care delivery.

    CREDIT: A. KITTERMAN/SCIENCE TRANSLATIONAL MEDICINE

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