Technologies Used in Health Care

  • Želimir Jakšić
Schlagworte: Health technology, Health planning, Public health, DDC: 610 (Medicine and health)


The important role of technology is outlined and broader understanding of the term technology supported, i.e. including besides equipment also people’s know-how. The kind, types and ways of application of technologies are discussed in relation to present practice of health care. Finally, the role of AT (adequate technology), TA (technology assessment) and TT (technology transfer) are presented.