Introduction:
http://latestmedicaltechnology.net/
http://latestmedicaltechnology.net/medical-technology-through-the-centuries/



Historical Development:
http://www.historyforkids.org/learn/greeks/science/medicine/index.htm
The Western Medical Tradition: 800 B.C. – 1800 A.D. Volume 1 by Lawrence Conrad
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Timeline_of_medicine_and_medical_technology

Pre-Industrial Period:
http://www.brighthub.com/health/technology/articles/7302.aspx#ixzz0d1oBhPTo
http://www.historyforkids.org/learn/greeks/science/medicine/index.htm
The Western Medical Tradition: 800 B.C. – 1800 A.D
., Volume 1 by Lawrence Conrad

Industrial Revolution:
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Industrial_Revolution;
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Victorian_era

Post-Industrial Period:
http://www.greatachievements.org/?id=3824



Life Cycle:
N/A

Design:
http://www.essortment.com/lifestyle/electronicdevic_sbnr.htm
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC1356187/

Extraction/Raw Material:
http://www.texasheartinstitute.org/hic/topics/proced/vsurg.cfm

Packaging & Energy:
http://biomed.brown.edu/Courses/BI108/BI108_2005_Groups/04/
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Remote_surgery
http://medgadget.com/archives/2009/02/mako_introduces_rio_robotic_arm_for_orthopedic_surgeries.html
http://whyroboticsurgery.com/davinci.html
http://www.topbits.com/robotic-surgery.html
http://library.thinkquest.org/03oct/00760/Zeus%20System.htm
http://www.womensheart.org/content/Newsletter/ArchivedArticles/2001_06_article_MVSurgeryWithAesopRobot.asp
http://stronghealth.com/services/surgical/davincitech.cfm
https://vic.pvhs.org/portal/page?_pageid=333,427506&_dad=portal&_schema=PORTAL&pagid=143

Distribution & Marketing:
http://www.mtbeurope.info/bi/reports/surgical_robot_market_shares_market_stgrategies_and_market_forecasts_2008.htm
http://medicalrobotics.blogspot.com/2007/12/medical-robotics-stocks-shining-star.html
http://www.roboticsbusinessreview.com/updates/view/comprehensive-study-reveals-clinical-and-business-benefits-of-robotic-surge
http://www.tenspider-tech.net/robotics-automation/robotic-surgery.html
http://www.dotmed.com/news/story/7463/
http://www.hbs-consulting.com/HBSQuarterly/hbsq3a3.asp
http://www.mtbeurope.info/bi/reports/surgical_robot_market_shares_market_stgrategies_and_market_forecasts_2008.htm

http://www.intuitivesurgical.com/hospitalresources/index.aspx

Consumption/Useful Life:
N/A

Disposal/End-of-Life:
John Muir Medical Center, http://www.JohnMuirHealth.com
Intuitive Surgical, Incorporated, http://www.IntuitiveSurgical.com



Social Impacts:
http://teched.vt.edu/CTTE/ImagesPDFs/MedicalTech2005.pdf


Medical Team:
http://ivythesis.typepad.com/term_paper_topics/2009/08/the-impact-of-advances-in-medical-technology-on-patient.html


Patients:

http://ivythesis.typepad.com/term_paper_topics/2009/08/the-impact-of-advances-in-medical-technology-on-patient.html

Society:
http://www.allfreeessays.com/essays/Medical- Technology-Impact/5640.html




Governance:
http://books.google.com/books?id=5qVb32d8idsC&lpg=PA207&ots=18bxDeBYlk&dq=robotic%20surgery%20policies&pg=PA207#v=onepage&q=&f=false
http://books.google.com/books?id=5qVb32d8idsC&lpg=PA207&ots=18bxDeBYlk&dq=robotic%20surgery%20policies&pg=PA208#v=onepage&q=&f=false

Medical Team:
http://www.aptima.com/publications/2005_Lai_EntinEB.pdf

Patients:
http://www.nytimes.com/2010/02/14/health/14robot.html
http://www.henryfordhealth.org/19085.cfm
http://www.prostate-cancer.org/education/localdis/Tewari_NerveSparingRP.html

Manufacturers:
Intuitive Surgical, Incorporated, http://www.IntuitiveSurgical.com



Miscellaneous:
http://teched.vt.edu/CTTE/ImagesPDFs/MedicalTech2005.pdf

The Role of Science in the Development of WMT:
http://www.allfreeessays.com/essays/Technology/25414.html
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Science
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Scientific_method

The Roles of Technology in the Development of WMT:
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Technology
http://www.allfreeessays.com/essays/Technology/25414.html
http://latestmedicaltechnology.net/the-role-of-medical-technology/



Robotic Operation:
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC1356187/

Basic Concepts:
http://www.sages.org/publication/id/ROBOT/

Innovation:
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC1356187/
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC1356187/
http://www.brown.edu/

Application:
http://www.timesonline.co.uk/tol/life_and_style/health/article3728811.ece


Videos & Examples:
http://www.youtube.com/