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Running head: HEALTHCARE TECHNOLOGY AND HEALTH CARE TRENDS Health Care Technology and Health Care Trends Raven Frederick HSA-500 Dr. Davis February 4, 2013 Pharmaceuticals contributes to the health care system in the U.S. by they are usually able to invest heavily in applied research and new product development, either by means of their own internal capacities or by the acquisition of smaller companies. It has affects on clinicians and organizations. Medical Devices contributes to the health care system in the U.S. by they typically make devices to be used by clinicians in their direct contacts with patients and include such items as coronary artery stents, insulin pumps, or artificial hip and knee prostheses. It has some type of affect on the individual industry may have some significant effect on an individual physicians clinical options, and have a major impact on the way an entire clinical field may be organized.... View Full Document

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