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J Health Polit Policy Law (1999) 24 (4): 805–810.
Published: 01 August 1999
...: Doubleday. Commentary Tobacco Litigation: Good for the Body but Not the Body Politic R. Shep Melnick...
J Health Polit Policy Law (1997) 22 (1): 257–261.
Published: 01 February 1997
...Gary S. Belkin Paul A. Komesaroff, ed. Troubled Bodies: Critical Perspectives on Postmodernism, Medical Ethics, and the Body. Durham: Duke University Press, 1995. 241 pp. $49.95 cloth, $16.95 paper. Copyright © 1997 by Duke University Press 1997...
J Health Polit Policy Law (1997) 22 (1): 245–248.
Published: 01 February 1997
...Mary G. Winkler Kathy Davis. Reshaping the Female Body: The Dilemma of Cosmetic Surgery. New York: Routledge, 1995. 211 pp. $16.95 paper. Copyright © 1997 by Duke University Press 1997 Books...
J Health Polit Policy Law (2008) 33 (1): 117–133.
Published: 01 February 2008
...Jennifer S. Bard Black Markets: The Supply and Demand of Body Parts is an important contribution to the body of scholarship and policy analysis about one of the most difficult problems facing contemporary health policy, public health, and bioethics: the fact that the demand for donor organs far...
J Health Polit Policy Law (1998) 23 (5): 864–866.
Published: 01 October 1998
...Colleen M. Grogan Dan E. Beauchamp. Health Care Reform and the Battle for the Body Politic. Philadelphia: Temple University Press, 1996. 73 pp. $44.95 cloth; $16.95 paper. Copyright © 1998 by Duke University Press 1998 864 Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law U.S. health care...
J Health Polit Policy Law (2009) 34 (3): 427–435.
Published: 01 June 2009
...James Stacey Taylor Donna Dickenson. Property in the Body: Feminist Perspectives. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2007. 208 pp. $115 cloth; $45 paper. Duke University Press 2009 Dickenson, D. 2007 . Property in the Body: Feminist Perspectives . Cambridge: Cambridge...
J Health Polit Policy Law (2015) 40 (6): 1115–1155.
Published: 01 December 2015
... bodies of research on both health disparities and disparities in voter turnout. Overall, we find strong evidence that heart disease is associated negatively with turnout, while cancer is associated positively with turnout. These distinct and opposing political outcomes related to disease identities...
J Health Polit Policy Law (2005) 30 (5): 869–923.
Published: 01 October 2005
... the nature and consequences of excess body weight. While members of the fat acceptance groups embrace a body diversity frame, presenting fatness as a natural and largely inevitable form of diversity, members of the antiobesity camp frame higher weights as risky behavior akin to smoking, implying that...
J Health Polit Policy Law (1978) 3 (3): 364–374.
Published: 01 June 1978
..., Maryland and Connecticut is examined. The paper concludes that government attempts at controlling costs have, in all cases, required the regulatory bodies to consciously exert influence on the collective bargaining process. Further, while such attempts seem to be within the paradigm of multilateral...
J Health Polit Policy Law (1982) 7 (1): 96–110.
Published: 01 February 1982
... will include strong representation of traditionally under-represented or under-served groups: (1) increasing competition for governing-body membership by requiring all planning agency governing bodies to be small (30 members or less); and (2) increasing the organizational simplicity of the HSA...
J Health Polit Policy Law (1989) 14 (1): 41–56.
Published: 01 February 1989
... organizations and public bodies in the organ procurement community. The system remains uneven in its effectiveness and further improvement is possible. It is also possible that the next general round of improvement will result from the application of businesslike information management and marketing techniques...
J Health Polit Policy Law (1989) 14 (1): 87–113.
Published: 01 February 1989
... human body parts–donation (express and presumed), sales, abandonment, and expropriation–the author argues for laws and policies, including required request, to maintain and facilitate express donation of organs by individuals and their families. Such laws and policies need adequate time for a...
J Health Polit Policy Law (2003) 28 (2-3): 443–472.
Published: 01 June 2003
... theorists, on the substantial body of empirical research on health-related social movements, and on relevant comparative work from Canada to develop a template for this evaluation. Using that template I compare the failed campaign for President Bill Clinton's health insurance plan with a recent, more...
J Health Polit Policy Law (1990) 15 (1): 69–99.
Published: 01 February 1990
...-governmental advisory body. Aspects of this structure could be adopted by Medicare in order to determine conversion factors for resource-based relative value scales or to create expenditure control and incentive structures for Medicare-participating physicians. Copyright © 1990 by Duke University Press 1990...
J Health Polit Policy Law (1993) 18 (1): 113–174.
Published: 01 February 1993
... advisory body, the PPRC enabled Congress to establish an agenda for physician payment reform and set it into law despite initial resistance from the executive branch. Four key factors contributed to the influence of the commission: (1) an institutional design that enhanced and integrated congressional...
J Health Polit Policy Law (2015) 40 (3): 487–530.
Published: 01 June 2015
... the growing body of literature that casts doubt on their impact than studies that promote the use of them. But this impetus to initiate discussion of goals of care among families of patients with directives in hand does not extend to those with alleged directives elsewhere, who are not considerably...
J Health Polit Policy Law (2014) 39 (5): 1013–1034.
Published: 01 October 2014
...Kristin Madison; Harald Schmidt; Kevin G. Volpp Abstract Employer interest in offering financial incentives for healthy behaviors has been increasing. Some employers have begun to tie health plan–based rewards or penalties to standards involving tobacco use or biometric measures such as body mass...
J Health Polit Policy Law (2016) 41 (2): 181–209.
Published: 01 April 2016
... of pregnancy and is clustered around particular body systems. We discuss the implications of our findings for the question of the constitutionality of informed consent laws as they have been implemented in practice. Copyright © 2016 by Duke University Press 2016 abortion women's reproductive...
J Health Polit Policy Law (1977) 1 (4): 433–443.
Published: 01 August 1977
...Jerry L. Weaver There is a considerable body of literature that documents the higher infant mortality among American Blacks. This disparity has been attributed to many socioeconomic factors such as poor pre-and postnatal maternal health care, poor nutrition, inadequate housing, and so forth. Yet a...
J Health Polit Policy Law (2016) 41 (4): 521–539.
Published: 01 August 2016
...Allan V. Horwitz; Gerald N. Grob Abstract Over the course of the nineteenth century, medical disciplines replaced holistic conceptions of body and mind with specific diagnoses that were unrelated to the qualities and circumstances of the individuals who harbored them. Despite periodic attempts from...