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The Future of Medicine

Title
The Future of Medicine [electronic resource (video)] / Parthenon Entertainment (Firm).
Published
New York, N.Y. : Infobase, [2013], c2005.
Physical Description
1 streaming video file (25 min.) : sd., col.
Local Notes
Access is available to the Yale community.
Notes
Encoded with permission for digital streaming by Infobase on September 12, 2013.
Films on Demand is distributed by Infobase for Films for the Humanities & Sciences, Cambridge Educational, Meridian Education, and Shopware.
Title from distributor's description.
Access and use
Access restricted by licensing agreement.
Summary
Health care is perhaps the area most impacted by technology. This film explores the research into cultivated organs to alleviate the shortage of organ donors and new methods of breast cancer surgery that is less invasive and deforming. See how the mutation of a certain gene makes some humans immune to cardiovascular disease and how researchers are trying to find a way to bring that mutation to all of us. Contains nudity associated with breast implants.
Variant and related titles
Films on demand.
Other formats
Originally produced: Parthenon Entertainment (Firm), 2005.
Format
Images / Online / Video & Film
Language
English
Added to Catalog
May 20, 2019
Series
Future Of... ; Series 2.
The Future Of... (Series 2)
System details note
Mode of access: Internet.
System requirements: FOD playback platform.
Audience
10 & up.
Contents
Heart Attack (2:09)
Preventing Arteriosclerosis (1:36)
Tissue Engineering (2:15)
Creating a Human Heart Valve (1:47)
Bio-Implants (1:41)
Breast Surgery (3:04)
Deep Flap Procedure (2:01)
Virtual Model for Jaw Reconstruction (3:35)
Holographic Photos and Video Surgery (1:59)
Assisted Systems (3:55)
Apolipoprotein A-1 Milano (1:04)
Credits: The Future of Medicine: The Future Of... (Series 2) (0:22)
Videorecording number
55036s Infobase
55040 Infobase
Genre/Form
Educational films.
Internet videos.
Also listed under
Films for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm)
Infobase.
Parthenon Entertainment (Firm).
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