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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 2019) 44 (1): 67–85.
Published: 01 February 2019
...Miriam J. Laugesen Abstract Membership in the American Medical Association (AMA) has suffered a precipitous decline since the 1970s and, with it, a loss in revenue. The expansion of subsidized student memberships has bolstered its official membership number; only 12.6% of physicians who have...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1999) 24 (2): 335–355.
Published: 01 April 1999
...John D. Wilkerson; David Carrell We examine contributions by the American Medical Association's political action committee (AMPAC) to candidates for seats in the U.S. House of Representatives during two electoral cycles (1989–1990 and 1991–1992). In contrast to earlier studies, we do not find any...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1999) 24 (2): 357–382.
Published: 01 April 1999
...Karen Gutermuth Previous research has heightened the debate over what motivates the American Medical Political Action Committee (AMPAC), the campaign financing arm of the American Medical Association (AMA). Analyses of roll call votes typically assume that vote-buying is the reason AMPAC...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1980) 5 (3): 498–513.
Published: 01 June 1980
... Eleventh Periodic Survey of Physicians conducted by the American Medical Association in 1977, in which respondents indicated whether they had a professional liability claim filed against them. A logit analysis suggests that variations across Census Regions in population characteristics, availability of...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1991) 16 (2): 383–395.
Published: 01 April 1991
... mother to choose the number of babies she wishes to deliver. Physicians appear to rely on Roe v. Wade in assuming the legality of the procedure, although such an assumption may be erroneous. Rather than continue to implant an excessive number of pre-embryos, the American Medical Association...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1984) 9 (3): 475–488.
Published: 01 June 1984
...E. Kathleen Adams; Stephen Zuckerman This study analyzes the incidence of medical malpractice claims since 1976. using data drawn from the 1982 core survey of the American Medical Association's Socioeconomic Monitoring System. The data show that, on average, physicians incurred twice as many claims...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 2019) 44 (1): 5–41.
Published: 01 February 2019
...Michael K. Gusmano Abstract This article documents the public positions taken by the American Academy of Pediatrics, the American College of Physicians, and the American Medical Association on five topics with implications for public health: access to care for undocumented patients, fracking, gun...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 2011) 36 (3): 475.
Published: 01 June 2011
... commission. Finally, Miriam J. Laugesen focuses on the American Medical Association’s role in the politics of Medi- care physician payment reform and considers how Medicare payment reforms have impacted the entire politics of health care reform. Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law, Vol...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1976) 1 (2): 151–172.
Published: 01 April 1976
...Dorothy P. Rice; Douglas Wilson Federal initiatives during the last decade have resulted in considerable changes in the American medical economy. Large sums of money have been infused into the system under Medicare and Medicaid, substantially improving access to care for the aged and the poor. At...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 2019) 44 (1): 113–146.
Published: 01 February 2019
... of students interested in participating in the study through a question included as part of the Association of American Medical Colleges Matriculating Student Questionnaire, a voluntary annual survey sent to all students entering medical school; (2) a list of first-year medical students (incomplete...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1984) 8 (4): 660–685.
Published: 01 August 1984
...Frank A. Sloan; Edmund R. Becker This study uses hospital data from the 1979 American Hospital Association Reimbursement Survey in a multivariate framework to assess the impact of discounts and third-party reimbursement on hospital costs and profitability. Three central issues are addressed: (1) Is...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1983) 8 (3): 607–616.
Published: 01 June 1983
... effects of the reformation of the American Medical Association and the reorganization of medical education in raising the degree of control that regular practitioners exerted over medical politics; still others have studied the changing political climate that allowed for the growth in the belief...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1984) 9 (2): 332–334.
Published: 01 April 1984
...Harvey M. Sapolsky Theodore R. Marmor, Political Analysis and American Medical Care: Essays (New York: Cambridge University Press, 1983), 268 pp., $34.50 hardcover, $12.95 paperback Copyright © 1984 by the Department of Health Administration, Duke University 1984 332 Journal of...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 2003) 28 (4): 755–760.
Published: 01 August 2003
...Sheryl Burt Ruzek Elianne Riska. Medical Careers and Feminist Agendas: American,Scandinavian, and Russian Women Physicians. Hawthorne, NY: Aldine de Gruyter, 2001. 172 pp. $39.95 cloth; $19.95 paper. © 2003 by Duke University Press 2003...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 October 2004) 29 (4-5): 969–1004.
Published: 01 October 2004
.... Fein, Rashi. 1986 . Medical Care, Medical Costs: The Search for a Health Insurance Policy . Cambridge:Harvard University Press. Gabel, Jon, Howard Cohen, and Steven Fink. 1989 . Americans' Views on Health Care: Foolish Inconsistencies? Health Affairs 8 (1): 103 -118. Gordon, Colin. 2003...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1984) 9 (1): 167–173.
Published: 01 February 1984
...Howard S. Berliner; Robb K. Burlage; Richard H. Egdahl; Diana Chapman Walsh Irving J. Lewis and Cecil G. Sheps, The Sick Citadel: The American Academic Medical Center and the Public Interest (Cambridge, Mass.: Oelgeschlager, Gunn and Hain, 1983), 263 pp., $25.00 Copyright © 1984 by the...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 October 2004) 29 (4-5): 757–780.
Published: 01 October 2004
... . Response to Lloyd Stevenson's Second Opinion. Bulletin of the History of Medicine 54 : 589 -591. Burnham, John C. 1982 . American Medicine's Golden Age:What's Happened to It? Science , 19 March, 1474 -1479. ———. 1998 . How the Idea of Profession Changed the Writing of Medical History...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 December 1986) 11 (4): 617–631.
Published: 01 December 1986
... crisis of 1973–74. After examining the evidence about what actually occurred during the “crisis” years of the welfare state, the article relates the debates about the welfare state's crisis to American concerns about medical care in the 1980s. The distinctive American response to the fiscal strains of...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 2001) 26 (3): 487–522.
Published: 01 June 2001
... Mortality. Journal of the American Medical Association 279 (21): 1703 -1708. Le Grand, J. 1987 . Inequality in Health: Some International Comparisons. European Economic Review 31 : 182 -191. Levernier, W., D. S. Rickman, and M. D. Partridge. 1995 . Variations in U.S. State Income Inequality...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1978) 2 (4): 508–530.
Published: 01 August 1978
... than any considered opinion about the appropriateness of a medical model to nursing preparation. Indeed, there are those who are finally beginning to question the appropriateness of the medical model to medical preparation. The Association also believes the proposal will facilitate...