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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 2005) 30 (4): 687–718.
Published: 01 August 2005
... 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 of this...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 December 2003) 28 (6): 1003–1032.
Published: 01 December 2003
... 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. © 2003 by Duke...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 October 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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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 February 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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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 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 the...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 2011) 36 (4): 691–716.
Published: 01 August 2011
... organ 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...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 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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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 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 with the...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1994) 19 (4): 837–864.
Published: 01 August 1994
... 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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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 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 that...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 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 to...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1993) 18 (1): 175–188.
Published: 01 February 1993
.... 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 Attitudes toward...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1984) 9 (2): 339–342.
Published: 01 April 1984
..., 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, the authors’ discussion of the attitudes and decision-making of the...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 2011) 36 (4): 757–761.
Published: 01 August 2011
... Kidney Exchange: Surgeons Perform 16 Kidney Transplants in 3 Days . www.ksat.com/health/25777407/detail.html (accessed February 1, 2011) . Halpern S. D. Raz A. Kohn R. Rey M. Asch D. A. Reese P. . 2010 . Regulated Payments for Living Kidney Donation: An Empirical...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1989) 14 (1): 57–85.
Published: 01 February 1989
... Uniform Anatomical Gift Act (UAGA) 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...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 2011) 36 (4): 717–755.
Published: 01 August 2011
... We Can Continue to Take Organs for Free? A Response to Some of My Critics . Journal of Medicine and Philosophy 34 : 649 – 673 . Childress J. F. Liverman C. T. , ed. 2006 . Organ Donation: Opportunities for Action . Washington, DC : National Academy Press . Clarke K. S...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 October 2013) 38 (5): 1063–1064.
Published: 01 October 2013
... medicine. Her research focuses on the legal and ethical aspects of advances in biomedical sciences and technology, with a particular interest in neuroethics, organ donation, and regenerative medicine. Recently she has written on the legal implications of advances in neurotherapies and neuroimaging...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1984) 9 (2): 323–324.
Published: 01 April 1984
... stake? For the sake of argument, what if the marrow donation were no more painful or threatening than a blood donation? And what if the potential donor had a rare blood type and it was known to a reasonable certainty that the potential donee would die without the donation and would live with...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1993) 18 (1): 189–202.
Published: 01 February 1993
.... Transplant Proceedings 18 : 426 -28. Otten , Alan L. 1988 . Growing Demand for Organ Transplants Spurs Effort to Expand Pool of Donors. Wall Street Journal, 18 March, p. 29 . Peters , Thomas G. 1990 . Organ Donation: New Issues, New Controversies: Financial Incentives and Coroner...