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Doctors in space (ships): biomedical uncertainties and medical authority in imagined futures
  1. Lesley Henderson1,
  2. Simon Carter2
  1. 1Institute of Environment, Health and Societies, Brunel University London, Uxbridge, UK
  2. 2Department of Sociology, The Open University, Milton Keynes, UK
  1. Correspondence to Dr Lesley Henderson, Institute of Environment, Health and Societies, Brunel University London, Marie Jahoda Building, Uxbridge UB8 3PH, UK; lesley.henderson{at}brunel.ac.uk

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  • Twitter Follow Lesley Henderson at @lesleyhenders

  • Contributors LH and SC both contributed to the research and writing of this paper. LH conceptualised the study, analysed the visual material and drew on her research in health and science in television fiction to provide insights from cultural and media studies. SC helped conceptualise the study, analysed the visual material and provided insights from Medical Sociology and Science and Technology Studies.

  • Competing interests None declared.

  • Provenance and peer review Not commissioned; externally peer reviewed.

  • Data sharing statement The programme episodes are all available publicly and additional information on analysis can be provided by writing to the authors.

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Footnotes

  • Twitter Follow Lesley Henderson at @lesleyhenders

  • Contributors LH and SC both contributed to the research and writing of this paper. LH conceptualised the study, analysed the visual material and drew on her research in health and science in television fiction to provide insights from cultural and media studies. SC helped conceptualise the study, analysed the visual material and provided insights from Medical Sociology and Science and Technology Studies.

  • Competing interests None declared.

  • Provenance and peer review Not commissioned; externally peer reviewed.

  • Data sharing statement The programme episodes are all available publicly and additional information on analysis can be provided by writing to the authors.

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