The Modern Hospital: Patient-Centered and Science-Based

  • Rifat LatifiEmail author
  • Colene Yvonne Daniel


The hospitals around the world are or should be patient-centered and academically oriented. A number of hospitals are disease-based and highly specialized centers of care, but the entire spectrum of hospital care now is more science-based and technology-driven than ever before. This evolution and hospital transformation has been taking place for a long time, and the hospital environment is rapidly changing for the better faster than any other time in the history of mankind.


Hospital transformation Patient-centered New surgeon Transformation Nanotechnology New surgery world order Outcome-based surgery Surgical volume 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.New York Medical College, School of Medicine, Department of Surgery and Westchester Medical CenterValhallaUSA
  2. 2.The Bonne Sante Group, LLCWashington, DCUSA

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