Medical Innovation: How Not To
At Pajamas Media: Smothering Medical Innovation.
The topic is not on the usual DigSoc beat, but common themes link issues of innovation in health and medicine with telecom, such as:
[O]nly the whinging culture of the liberal state could take one of the greatest opportunities ever presented to humanity – the astonishing progress in medicine and biology – and convert it into a cause for complaint and despair while at the same time taking one of the best-known issues in institution building — the over-use of a commons — and see it as an intractable problem beyond society’s capacity to address.
Image from PJM.