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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 December 2004) 29 (6): 1109–1152.
Published: 01 December 2004
... appeals. Implications of research findings, particularly in terms of recent restructured models of competence, are also discussed. Making End-of-Life Decisions Should death row inmates be permitted to waive habeas appeals and vol- unteer for execution? This is not a hypothetical question. Probably a...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 December 2013) 38 (6): 1129–1148.
Published: 01 December 2013
... sunitinib (brand name Sutent) for renal cell carcinoma (a kidney cancer) and a series of other life-extending cancer drugs in the NICE evaluation pipeline for early 2009. Between January and April 2009, NICE Technology Appraisal Committees discussed nine technologies in the context of the end-of-life...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1999) 24 (2): 239–273.
Published: 01 April 1999
... 38 ( 9 ): 1011 -1015. Miles , S. , R. Koepp, and E. Weber. 1996 . Advance End-of-Life Treatment Planning. Archives of Internal Medicine 156 ( 10 ): 1062 -1068. Morrison , R. , E. Morrison, and D. Glickman. 1994 . Physician Reluctance to Discuss Advance Directives. Archives of...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 October 2017) 42 (5): 841–863.
Published: 01 October 2017
... disparities toward the end of the conservative era, H. W. Bush took a conservative approach in addressing minority health by rarely discussing this issue with the American public. The election of President William J. Clinton ushered in a new and aggressive approach for presidents to speak about...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 December 2003) 28 (6): 977–1002.
Published: 01 December 2003
... discussing the Oregon law, several interviewees argued that the requirement that medication to end life be self-administered effectively denies choice to those whose disability prevents them from using their hands or in other ways complying with this aspect of the legislation. Perhaps the best summary...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 October 2008) 33 (5): 907–941.
Published: 01 October 2008
...Sara L. Imhof; Brian Kaskie Many Americans do not experience a good death. The inadequate treatment of pain at the end of life has been associated with a lack of supportive public policies more than a lack of evidence-based clinical practices or organizational efforts. Given a widespread lack of...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 December 2003) 28 (6): 1003–1032.
Published: 01 December 2003
... research has focused on testing the ethical concerns about such policies. This article presents the findings of a pilot study conducted to determine whether people think that families should end life support of a family member in order to harvest organs if various incentive policies are in place. While the...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 2011) 36 (4): 717–755.
Published: 01 August 2011
...Lara Rosen; Aidan R. Vining; David L. Weimer Transplantation is generally the treatment of choice for those suffering from kidney failure. Not only does transplantation offer improved quality of life and increased longevity relative to dialysis, it also reduces end-stage renal disease program...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 2015) 40 (3): 487–530.
Published: 01 June 2015
...Susan P. Shapiro Abstract Resolution of long-standing debates about the role and impact of advance directives — living wills and powers of attorney for health care — has been hampered by a dearth of appropriate data, in particular data that compare the process and outcomes of end-of-life decision...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 2016) 41 (4): 653–673.
Published: 01 August 2016
... be designated as involving stigma. Additionally, the inclusion of discrimination as an end-point outcome of a stigma process sensitizes us to the possibility that stigma may affect many life chances and not just one. Thus the definition sets the stage for our consideration of the impact of stigma...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1977) 2 (1): 100–133.
Published: 01 February 1977
...M. Kenneth Bowler; Robert T. Kudrle; Theodore R. Marmor National health insurance (NHI) is discussed as a redistributive issue (that is, conflict over it is characterized by stable coalitions with important ideological differences). Discussion of policy alternatives has been intensified, but...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1990) 15 (2): 271–304.
Published: 01 April 1990
... mothers and children is not new-it goes back to the child welfare movement of the Progressive era. It is a model to which some of the health policy community returned in the mid-1960s when fed- eral community and migrant health centers were initially funded, and is again being discussed at the end...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 2011) 36 (4): 691–716.
Published: 01 August 2011
.... McClure M. Smith M. L. Trew A. Kaebnick G. E. . 2001 . The Gift of Life and the Common Good . Hastings Center Report 31 ( 1 ): 29 – 36 . Lavee J. Ashkenazi T. Gurman G. Steinberg D. . 2009 . A New Law for Allocation of Donor Organs in Israel . Lancet 375...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 2016) 41 (4): 697–716.
Published: 01 August 2016
... the rest of the health care system. We offer suggestions regarding how hospice could be better integrated into the broader health care delivery system. Copyright © 2016 by Duke University Press 2016 hospice Medicare National Hospice Study policy analysis quality at the end of life...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1995) 20 (3): 745–765.
Published: 01 June 1995
... of prevention in policy making, I explore the idea that prevention has a pervasive legitimacy in health politics. This affords opportunities for instrumental policy making by government. To this end, I concentrate on the relationship between disease prevention and health care delivery, discussing in...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1985) 10 (2): 283–298.
Published: 01 April 1985
... cost than that of other public facilities, they remained dependent on outside financial support. The viability of the community health care centers at the end of the grant period is discussed, in terms of the changes that have affected the health delivery system in the seven years since the program was...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 October 2017) 42 (5): 789–801.
Published: 01 October 2017
... strategy at the heart of this shift in language—narrowing the scope and target of reform while honing in on the health effects linked to social status and environment. Equity-focused scholars and reformers ask, why should zip code and the social circumstances of one's birth, upbringing, and life make such...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1979) 4 (2): 273–333.
Published: 01 April 1979
... structure compatible with the observed data. Example : determina- tion of the direct and indirect effects and patterns of interrelationships among all variables in the socio-economic life cycle of the black popula- tion.23 Automatic interaction detection (AID). The basic strategy of the AID...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1983) 8 (2): 366–386.
Published: 01 April 1983
... and substantial improvement in life span and quality of life have not yet been accompanied by structural and organizational clarity in the delivery of health services. A plethora of different elements vie for supremacy in the Israeli health field: the government, the sickness funds...