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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 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...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 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...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 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...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 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...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 October 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...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 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...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 December 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...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 October 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...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 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...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 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...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 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...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 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...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 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...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1984) 9 (1): 125–135.
Published: 01 February 1984
...James D. Chesney This article examines the relationship between regulatory board function and citizen participation. The research indicates that public members generally prefer advisory boards, while provider members prefer quasi-judicial bodies. Implications of these findings for structuring...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1994) 19 (4): 773–799.
Published: 01 August 1994
... research is technologically driven, dependent on “advances” that generate more comprehensive and therefore more “accurate” data. Accordingly, just as biomedicine causes health care workers and patients to depend on technologies for diagnosis and treatment, health services research instills in the body...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 December 2012) 37 (6): 935–954.
Published: 01 December 2012
... structure of authority in communicable disease control in each European Union (EU) member state. The primary sources of information were the competent bodies list posted on the European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control website and the Health in Transition reports produced by the European...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 December 2012) 37 (6): 955–965.
Published: 01 December 2012
... systems in Europe can help improve disease control. National surveillance systems from six European Union countries and from a later comparison of twenty-six European countries are examined. An effective surveillance system can provide information for action and act as a monitoring body for health...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 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...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 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...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 October 2018) 43 (5): 739–765.
Published: 01 October 2018
... have effects that are meaningful but small. We then turn to the literature on variations, where we argue that the body of evidence suggests there are large efficiency gaps, though these gaps are smaller than the initial eye-catching results that began this strand of research. Ultimately, these findings...