Chapter 9Profound Change in Medical TechnologiesTime to Reexamine the Technology-Structure Nexus in Health Care?
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Mary L. Fennell, Steven B. Clauser and Miriam Plavin-Masterman
- Understand the theoretical foundations of structural contingency theory and neoinstitutional theory, and consider recent developments regarding the influence of institutional logics.
- Examine genomic medicine in cancer treatment and identify developments in genomic medicine as a form of disruptive technology.
- Evaluate and reconceptualize the technology-structure relationship in health care in light of disruptive changes in ...