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J Health Polit Policy Law (2013) 38 (5): 957–986.
Published: 01 October 2013
...Jacquelyn A. Burkell; Jennifer A. Chandler; Sam D. Shemie Abstract Many of those who support organ donation do not register to become organ donors. The use of reciprocity systems, under which some degree of priority is offered to registered donors who require an organ transplant, is one suggestion...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2003) 28 (6): 1003–1032.
Published: 01 December 2003
... the findings do not suggest a direct effect of these inducements, they do indicate that the amount of money received from organ donation is a consideration in making the decision whether to end life support. The implications of this finding for ethical debates and health policy are reviewed...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2005) 30 (4): 687–718.
Published: 01 August 2005
... of the next of kin. Legally binding consent is controversial because of concerns that it may anger family members, lead to negative publicity, and discourage potential donors. We use interviews and a pooled time-series data set of cadaveric donation rates in U.S. states to evaluate the effectiveness...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1989) 14 (1): 87–113.
Published: 01 February 1989
... of 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...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1991) 16 (1): 121–134.
Published: 01 February 1991
...Jeffrey M. Prottas; Helen Levine Batten We report the results of a representative random-sample telephone survey of the public's willingness to donate organs. Our goal was to identify differences within the public and target groups who might be receptive to educational efforts to increase donation...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1986) 11 (3): 483–500.
Published: 01 June 1986
... demand for several transplantable organs, and argues that the extant system of altruistic organ donation is unlikely ever to provide adequate supply because of lack of incentives to donate and the ambiguity surrounding property rights over transplantable organs. A greater reliance on markets would help...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2011) 36 (4): 691–716.
Published: 01 August 2011
... transplantation system as a basis for an information campaign, social norms regarding organ donation, and the public's involvement in policy issues on organ donation are discussed. © 2011 by Duke University Press 2011 References Abelson J. Eyles J. Forest P. Smith P. Martin E...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1988) 13 (1): 167–178.
Published: 01 February 1988
... analysis. We then present a specific model of the individual's decision to donate blood as a comparison of the costs and benefits of donating. The current system of collecting whole blood relies on donors receiving only altruistic benefits. We explore the limits of this approach to dealing...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2008) 33 (1): 117–133.
Published: 01 February 2008
... outstrips supply. In this book, Michelle Goodwin systematically reviews the general ways in which the United States' current organ-donation and transplantation system negatively affects potential donors and recipients, particularly African Americans. She proposes solving these problems by changing...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1994) 19 (4): 837–864.
Published: 01 August 1994
... for funds from special revenue programs, such as provider tax and donation programs, state Medicaid spending increased by 16 percent each year between 1988 and 1992, which is far higher than in previous years. This rapid expenditure growth occurred when states were having economic slowdowns and facing...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2020) 45 (1): 49–71.
Published: 01 February 2020
... regressions as well as examining open-ended responses. Findings: The results suggest that giving priority to receive an organ to those who register to donate postmortem could increase overall registration rates. Further, the effect of providing priority appears to work by inducing anticipated regret, which...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1981) 6 (3): 504–519.
Published: 01 June 1981
...Robert L. Steinbrook A profound kidney shortage compromises the effective care of renal failure patients in the United States and other nations. This article discusses the need for kidneys, the procurement of live donor and cadaver organs, and strategies to increase organ donation. It suggests...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1996) 21 (3): 409–432.
Published: 01 June 1996
... finances has been overstated. During the late 1980s and early 1990s, states shifted many human service programs from general fund to Medicaid financing and took advantage of Medicaid rules governing the use of provider donations and assessments, such as state matching and claiming payments...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2020) 45 (6): 1023–1057.
Published: 01 December 2020
... about where to live and work. Methods: Physician relocation and employment patterns are analyzed with a panel constructed from the National Provider Identifier directory. Data on political donations are used to measure the political preferences of physicians. Findings: The “ideological fit” between...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1993) 18 (1): 175–188.
Published: 01 February 1993
... Press. Davison , J. E. 1986 . Organ Donation: Giving the Gift of Life. The Christian Century 104 ( 38 ): 1146 -48. DeChesser , A. R. 1986 . Organ Donation: The Supply/Demand Discrepancy. Heart and Lung 15 ( 6 ): 547 -51. Gallup Organization. 1985 . The U. S. Public's...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1989) 14 (1): 57–85.
Published: 01 February 1989
...) was promul- gated in 1968 and adopted in some form in every state by 1973 (Michigan Law Review 1974). The UAGA explicitly gives individuals the right to designate prior to death whether their bodies or organs are to be donated for transplants. In cases where a decedent’s wishes are not known, the act...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2011) 36 (4): 717–755.
Published: 01 August 2011
.... The shortage of organs for transplantation strictly limits the opportu- nity for realizing these gains in the United States. The current waiting list for transplants has more than 85,000 people, but donated organs allow only about 17,000 transplants per year (see figure 1). While approximately 4,500...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1984) 9 (2): 339–342.
Published: 01 April 1984
... the for-profit system. Although the authors do not explain, unfortunately, how the latter came about, they do explain the ample supply. Here again, the answer is gratifyingly simple: the supply of blood is adequate because the public is perfectly willing to donate blood when asked. For me...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2011) 36 (4): 757–761.
Published: 01 August 2011
... the large and ever-­growing shortage of transplantable organs under the current system of voluntary donation, the authors make a com- pelling (though hardly surprising) case that tweaking the current system of voluntary forms of deceased-­ and living-­donor organ donation will not eliminate the gap...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1985) 10 (2): 231–244.
Published: 01 April 1985
... is there a low rate of organ retrieval? Two major sources of the low rate of organ retrieval have been documented: (1) failure of hospital personnel to identify potential donors and discuss donation with the fa mi lie and (2) failure to obtain consent from families4 Although the relative role...