Talk:Biomedical engineering

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  • Expand : International coverage of BME (specifically Asia);
    add graduate training to education

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Merger proposal[edit]

I propose that Health technology be merged into Biomedical engineering. I think that the content in the Health technology article can easily be explained in the context of Biomedical engineering, and the Biomedical engineering article is of a reasonable size that the merging of Health technology will not cause any problems as far as article size or undue weight is concerned. Lucasstar1 (talk) 16:12, 27 September 2015 (UTC)

  • Merge - This article doesn't look like it will improve and has many things to do with Biomedical engineering Lucasstar1 (talk) 23:53, 27 September 2015 (UTC)
  • Do not merge - I think that a) "Health technology" can improve a great deal (simply expanding the section about professions, and the general definition would go a long way); and b) biomedical engineering is not sufficiently related to health technology to complete the merge. At best, "Biomedical engineering" should have a short section about medical technology with a see-also link. Biomedical engineering is the process of creating health technology by using the principles of engineering, and is more of a profession than a type of technology (as "health technology" is). Health technology can be developed without the use of engineering, but biomedical engineering will always create health technology, by definition. All in all, the article "Health technology" needs to stand alone and should not be merged. -- 2ReinreB2 (talk) 01:07, 12 January 2016 (UTC)
  • Do not merge - I agree with User:2ReinreB2 wholeheartedly. "Health technology" is a wide catch-all net for technology use as applied to the healthcare realm. I'd be more tempted to merge it into Health informatics, though it's largely specific to health care technology. Health technology includes medical devices and procedural equipment, among other items. Biomedical engineering is a much more specific division of health technology.Lostraven (talk) 21:40, 29 February 2016 (UTC)
  • "Do not merge" -Health Technology is not the same as Biomedical Engineering — Preceding unsigned comment added by Madimyers (talkcontribs) 14:01, 23 July 2016 (UTC)
  • Do not merge The article you want to merge with is very small and most people know the field of biomedical engineering by its current name which is more explicit than health technology. Ralphw (talk) 23:58, 12 December 2016 (UTC)

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Mechanical Engineering and Computer Science[edit]

What relationship does mechanical engineering and computer science have with biomedical engineering. — Preceding unsigned comment added by 2601:601:8C00:EE:21D0:6231:90FF:7AEA (talk) 03:04, 15 January 2016 (UTC)