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1 - Mapping the Digital Healthcare Revolution

Published online by Cambridge University Press:  08 September 2022

Marcelo Corrales Compagnucci
University of Copenhagen
Michael Lowery Wilson
University of Turku, Finland
Mark Fenwick
Kyushu University, Japan
Nikolaus Forgó
Universität Wien, Austria
Till Bärnighausen
Universität Heidelberg
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This introductory chapter briefly outlines the main theme of this volume, namely, to review the new opportunities and risks of digital healthcare from various disciplinary perspectives. These perspectives include law, public policy, organisational studies, and applied ethics. Based on this interdisciplinary approach, we hope that effective strategies may arise to ensure that benefits of this ongoing revolution are deployed in a responsible and sustainable manner. The second part of the chapter comprises a brief review of the four parts and fourteen substantive chapters that make up this volume.

AI in eHealth
Human Autonomy, Data Governance and Privacy in Healthcare
, pp. 1 - 16
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Print publication year: 2022

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