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Becoming Clinician Engineers
The interaction between clinical medicine and medical engineering continues to increase in frequency and significance. Technology is present in every aspect of patient care, from prevention to diagnosis and treatment. How critical of a role will technology play in the future? Should this component of medicine be emphasized early in medical training and should medical students be trained to think like engineers? NEJM Resident 360 has invited experts from around the world to discuss this topic and explore some answers to these questions.