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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1992) 17 (1): 186–190.
Published: 01 February 1992
...Nancy S. Jecker Derek Humphry. Final Exit: The Practicalities of Self-Deliverance and Assisted Suicide for the Dying . Eugene, OR: The Hemlock Society, 1991. 192 pp. $16.95 cloth. Copyright © 1992 by Duke University Press 1992 References Jecker , N. S. 1991 . Giving Death a Hand: When...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 2002) 27 (1): 125–129.
Published: 01 February 2002
...Evelynn M. Hammonds Keith Wailoo. Dying in the City of the Blues: Sickle Cell Anemia and the Politics of Race and Health. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2001. 338 pp. $34.95 cloth; $16.95 paper. © 2002 by Duke University Press 2002 Leavitt, Judith Walzer. 1990 . Medicine in...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1979) 4 (1): 11–29.
Published: 01 February 1979
...Thomas Halper Not long ago, America viewed death and dying with a familiar fear and hostility. But today the subject has become fashionable, part of the transient pop culture, and as a consequence, trivialized and sentimentalized. When lifespans were shorter, deaths quicker, and man felt helpless...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1989) 14 (2): 435–438.
Published: 01 April 1989
...Barbara Ellen Smith David Rosner and Gerald Markowitz, eds., Dying for Work: Workers' Safety and Health in Twentieth-Century America (Bloomington and Indianapolis: Indiana University Press, 1987), 234 pp., $35.00. Copyright © 1989 by Duke University Press 1989 Book Reviews 435 may mean...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1980) 5 (3): 400–404.
Published: 01 June 1980
...Stephen K. Firestein; George H. Wiedeman Copyright © 1980 by the Dept. of Health Administration, Duke University 1980 Guest Editorial Psychotherapy and the Dying Patient Stephen K. Firestein, New York University Medical Center, and George H. Wiedeman, Columbia University School of Social...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 2016) 41 (4): 697–716.
Published: 01 August 2016
...Vincent Mor; Joan M. Teno Abstract Hospice began as a social movement outside of mainstream medicine with the goal of helping those dying alone and in unbearable pain in health care institutions. The National Hospice Study, undertaken to test whether hospice improved dying cancer patients' quality...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 2015) 40 (2): 373–393.
Published: 01 April 2015
...Robert Gajarski; Diana M. Bowman Abstract In an unprecedented legal ruling in June 2013, a US federal district court judge decided that the existing policy for donor lung allocation be vacated to save the life of a ten-year-old girl dying from cystic fibrosis. This case has fueled much controversy...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 October 2015) 40 (5): 1087–1101.
Published: 01 October 2015
...David M. Frankford Abstract Sarah Palin's phrase “death panels” derailed proposed provisions of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) to pay physicians for end-of-life discussions with patients, a policy designed to make dying more humane, something all Americans desire. Even now, “death panels” has truth...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1979) 4 (1): 5–10.
Published: 01 February 1979
... them while alive, and, then, urging them to die quietly and quickly. This may be of dubious value to the patients; its compensations for the therapists are obvious. Extolling the virtues of death and dying (for others) has the added virtue of gaining society’s approbation for the therapists...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 2000) 25 (2): 443–446.
Published: 01 April 2000
... the Center to Improve Care of the Dying and director of the Program in Bioethics for the Department of Health Care Sciences at the George Washington University Medical Center. Cohn’s research includes exami- JHPPL 25.2-06 contributors 3/28/00 4:07 PM Page 444...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 2000) 25 (2): 391–402.
Published: 01 April 2000
... Line:Thoughts on a Hospice Response to Assisted Suicide and Euthanasia. Journal of Palliative Care 9 (3): 25 -28. ———. 1997 . Dying Well:Prospects for Growth at the End of Life . New York:Riverhead. Chin, A. E., K. Hedberg, G. Higginson, and D. W. Fleming. 1999 . Legalized Physician-Assisted Suicide...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 2000) 25 (2): 402–414.
Published: 01 April 2000
... Study: A Summary Bibliography . (Washington, DC: Center to Improve Care of the Dying. Hammes, B. J., and B. L. Rooney. 1998 . Death and End-of-Life Planning in One Mid-western Community. Archives of Internal Medicine 158 (3): 383 -390. Iezzoni, L. I., J. Z. Ayanian, D. W. Bates, and H. R...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 2000) 25 (2): 377–378.
Published: 01 April 2000
... is about physician-assisted dying, which I think is both desir- able and inevitable.” So begins A Time to Die by the Yale surgeon Charles F. McKhann. He then tells the story of his father’s death at the age of eighty-nine from “widespread intra-abdominal cancer...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 2000) 25 (2): 378–381.
Published: 01 April 2000
..., Policy and Law Charles F. McKhann. A Time to Die: The Place for Physician Assis- tance. New Haven, CT: Yale University Press, 1999. 268 pp. $31.00. “This book is about physician-assisted dying, which I think is both desir- able and inevitable.” So...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 2000) 25 (2): 382–387.
Published: 01 April 2000
...- tance. New Haven, CT: Yale University Press, 1999. 268 pp. $31.00. “This book is about physician-assisted dying, which I think is both desir- able and inevitable.” So begins A Time to Die by the Yale surgeon Charles F. McKhann. He then tells the story of his...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 2000) 25 (2): 387–391.
Published: 01 April 2000
..., Policy and Law Charles F. McKhann. A Time to Die: The Place for Physician Assis- tance. New Haven, CT: Yale University Press, 1999. 268 pp. $31.00. “This book is about physician-assisted dying, which I think is both desir- able and inevitable.” So...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 2000) 25 (2): 415–430.
Published: 01 April 2000
... is about physician-assisted dying, which I think is both desir- able and inevitable.” So begins A Time to Die by the Yale surgeon Charles F. McKhann. He then tells the story of his father’s death at the age of eighty-nine from “widespread intra-abdominal cancer...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 2000) 25 (2): 431–434.
Published: 01 April 2000
... is about physician-assisted dying, which I think is both desir- able and inevitable.” So begins A Time to Die by the Yale surgeon Charles F. McKhann. He then tells the story of his father’s death at the age of eighty-nine from “widespread intra-abdominal cancer...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 2004) 29 (1): 147–153.
Published: 01 February 2004
... history with psychological analysis to discern the same pattern: explicit societal or pro- fessional condemnation (of abortion, execution, or physician-aided dying) accompanied by clandestine permissiveness, mounting resentment of pro- fessional experts’ dominance over individual rights, and confused...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 2004) 29 (1): 154–156.
Published: 01 February 2004
..., Burt combines social history with psychological analysis to discern the same pattern: explicit societal or pro- fessional condemnation (of abortion, execution, or physician-aided dying) accompanied by clandestine permissiveness, mounting resentment of pro- fessional experts’ dominance over...