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Published: 01 August 2012
DOI: 10.1215/9780822395416-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9541-6
... the Mexican-Texas Epidemic Fevers, Race, and the Making of a Medical Border In 1847, public health matters concerned Americans in Mexico. The advent of fevers and disease among soldiers turned the initial military victories over Mexico into medical disasters. American soldiers and volunteers...
Published: 01 August 2012
DOI: 10.1215/9780822395416-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9541-6
... two The Promise of Progress Quarantines and the Medical Fusion of Race and Nation, 1890–1895 In 1882, most medical authorities in Mexico and the United States considered quarantines medically unacceptable. Agrippa Bell, the head of...
Published: 01 January 2003
DOI: 10.1215/9780822384915-117
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8491-5
... [Duke University Press does not hold electronic rights to this material. To view it, please refer to the print version of this title.] Cuban Medical Diplomacy [Duke University Press does not hold electronic rights to this material. To view it, please...
Published: 01 January 2003
DOI: 10.1215/9780822384694-009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8469-4
... ∫ The Magician versus the Monopolists: The Popular Medical Eclecticism of Professor Carbell e arrived in Costa Rica toward the end of 1931, a magician and Hspiritist in a touring carnival called ‘‘Coney...
Published: 01 January 2003
DOI: 10.1215/9780822384694-010
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8469-4
... Ω Medical Populism: Dr. Calderón Guardia and the Foundations of Social Security great act of medical creation lies at the heart of Costa Rica’s mod- A ern polity. In 1941, a popular physician serving...
Published: 01 January 1993
DOI: 10.1215/9780822398455-011
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9845-5
... 11 Building a Medical Center from Scratch ~ ANY COMPONENTS OF Duke University had antecedents in M Trinity College, since there had been, for example, a Depart• ment of...
Published: 15 June 2006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8780-0
Published: 23 March 2006
DOI: 10.1215/9780822387671-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8767-1
...u chapter seven Music and the Medical Practitioner It is a bit of a problem that up to now no doctor has ever been known to send his typhus patients to Meyerbeer’s [opera] The Prophet or to...
Published: 17 November 2003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8502-8
... n PART III Information, Knowledge, and Medical Markets DEBORAH HAAS-WILSON n Arrow and the Information Market Failure in Health Care: The Changing Content and Sources of Health Care Information Kenneth Arrow’s...
Published: 17 November 2003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8502-8
... 2 Arrow Reinhardt, Chernew (general equilibrium) Uncertainty and Medical Care 3 4 Arrow Hammer (institutions as economic data) Uncertainty and Medical Care 5 Chernew...
Published: 08 August 2005
DOI: 10.1215/9780822387343-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8734-3
...From Bismarck to Medicare—A Brief History of Medical Care Payment in America Donald L. Madison At the outset, a word of explanation. This discursive essay borrows its title from a more focused one, written over 60 years ago by the distin- guished historian Henry Sigerist, who titled his...
Published: 08 August 2005
DOI: 10.1215/9780822387343-012
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8734-3
...Business vs. Medical Ethics: Conflicting Standards for Managed Care Wendy K. Mariner The increased competition for a share of the market of insured patients, which arose in the wake of failed comprehensive health care reform, has provoked questions about what, if any, standards will govern...
Published: 17 November 2003
DOI: 10.1215/9780822385028-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8502-8
... RICHARD A. COOPER LINDA H. AIKEN n HumanInputs:TheHealthCareWorkforce and Medical Markets In commenting on the health care workforce, Kenneth Arrow (1963) indenti- fied three...
Published: 17 November 2003
DOI: 10.1215/9780822385028-009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8502-8
...., medical groups, Independent Practice Associations [ipas], Physician Hos- pital Organizations [phos], Management Services Organizations [msos], physi- cian practice management companies, organized delivery systems). Taken to- gether, these developments provided a platform for transferring greater...
Published: 17 November 2003
DOI: 10.1215/9780822385028-016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8502-8
... M. GREGG BLOCHE n The Market for Medical Ethics At the core of Kenneth Arrow’s classic 1963 essay on medical uncertainty is a claim that has failed to carry the day among economists. This claim—that physi- cian adherence to an anti...
Published: 01 January 2007
DOI: 10.1215/9780822390022-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9002-2
... 2 the medical crisis of the chaco war After Bolivia’s defeat by Paraguay in the Chaco War, the former di- rector general of military health, Colonel Aurelio Melean, edited a book entitled La sanidad boliviana en la campaña del...
Published: 05 November 2012
DOI: 10.1215/9780822391852-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9185-2
... Part II A Public Feelings Project (A Speculative Essay) 1​ Writing Depression Acedia, History, and Medical Models Describing the desert monk who...
Published: 21 October 2008
DOI: 10.1215/9780822389217-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8921-7
... SEVEN Growing Up under the Medical Gaze: Adults’ Experiences A woman with ais recently posted a query to a Web site open to the general pub- lic on which individuals ask questions and members provide...
Published: 21 October 2008
DOI: 10.1215/9780822389217-009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8921-7
... EIGHT The Intersex Body in the World: Activism and Social and Medical Change For forty years after it was introduced, Money’s treatment paradigm largely went uncontested by...
Published: 22 February 2006
DOI: 10.1215/9780822387916-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8791-6
...The New Medical Oikumene david healy ThethirdeditionoftheDiagnostic and Statistical Manual (dsm-iii 1980) pro- posed a reorganization of the classification system within psychiatry that in combination with pharmaceutical company marketing was to change the face of psychiatry. dsm-iii...