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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 December 1998) 23 (6): 879–904.
Published: 01 December 1998
...Thomas N. Chirikos This article examines whether policy makers can make immediate use of recently developed frontier regression techniques to identify efficient hospitals primarily for rate setting purposes. This new approach is applied to data on Florida hospitals for the period 1982–1993 to...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 December 2002) 27 (6): 1052–1056.
Published: 01 December 2002
...Nancy Press Kaja Finkler. Experiencing the New Genetics: Family and Kinship on the Medical Frontier. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press,2000. 296 pp. $65.00 cloth; $24.95 paper. © 2002 by Duke University Press 2002 Books...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1992) 17 (4): 637–666.
Published: 01 August 1992
... has become a major economic frontier, at which professional and other entrepreneurs successfully seek their fortune. At the same time, the system is leaving increasing numbers of Americans frustrated and disillusioned. It is beset by excess capacity in many areas, is needlessly expensive, and often...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 2010) 35 (1): 95–126.
Published: 01 February 2010
... CAHs with that of nonconverting rural hospitals to contrast the performance of hospitals operating under the different payment systems. Stochastic frontier analysis (SFA) was used to estimate cost inefficiency. Analysis was performed on pooled time-series, cross-sectional data from thirty-four states...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 October 2018) 43 (5): 739–765.
Published: 01 October 2018
... provide a potential roadmap for efficiency gains, a process in which a diverse array of policies compound, over time, to bring the US system closer to the efficiency frontier. Copyright © 2018 by Duke University Press 2018 health care efficiency waste variations The existence of waste in...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 2014) 39 (3): 689–690.
Published: 01 June 2014
... doctor prescribes. Doctors without Borders (Médecins Sans Frontières 2013 ) recently reported that the cost of a basic vaccine series in developing countries has risen 2,700 percent. In the United States, more than one hundred oncologists united to protest the high, monopoly prices of new cancer drugs...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 December 2015) 40 (6): 1225–1226.
Published: 01 December 2015
.... Stem Cell Dialogues: A Philosophical and Scientific Inquiry into Medical Frontiers . Sheldon Krimsky. New York: Columbia University Press. 2015. 238 pp. $35.00 cloth; $34.99 e-book. The Censor's Hand: The Misregulation of Human-Subject Research . Carl E. Schneider. Cambridge, MA: MIT Press. 2015...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 2019) 44 (1): 147–156.
Published: 01 February 2019
...-recognized clinical physician-activists H. Jack Geiger ( Tufts Now n.d. ), Ellen Bassuk ( 1996 ), and James O'Connell ( 2015 ) and the Nobel Peace Prize recipient organizations Physicians for Social Responsibility ( 2018 ) and Médecins Sans Frontières (2018). There is also a growing rank of physicians who...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1987) 12 (1): 201–203.
Published: 01 February 1987
.... Phoenix, AZ:The Oryx Press, 1986. $39.50 Books Newly Recieved 203 1984 Public Health Chartbook, Publication No. 94. Washington, DC: Public Health Foundation, July 1986 Miscellaneous Braving New Frontiers. American Nurses’ Association, Inc...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 2005) 30 (4): 771–774.
Published: 01 August 2005
... 2005 Books Received Economics and Finance Frontiers in Health Policy Research. Vol. 7. David M. Cutler and Alan M. Garber. Cambridge, MA: MIT Press, 2005. 177 pp. $30.00 paper. What You Need to Know about the Economics of Growing Old: A...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1998) 23 (3): 591–593.
Published: 01 June 1998
... and Ethics Am I My Brother’s Keeper? The Ethical Frontiers of Biomedicine. Arthur L. Caplan. Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 1998. 232 pp. $24.95 cloth. 592 Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law Gay Science: The Ethics of Sexual Orientation Research. Timothy Murphy. New York...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1999) 24 (3): 641–643.
Published: 01 June 1999
... City: University of Iowa Press, 1998. 392 pp. $37.95 cloth; $19.95 paper. Politics and Policy Frontiers in Health Policy Research. Volume 1. Alan M. Garber, ed. Cambridge: National Bureau of Economic Research and MIT Press, 1998. 197 pp. $15.00 paper. The Managed Care Blues and How to Cure Them...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 2013) 38 (4): 645–681.
Published: 01 August 2013
.... . 2006 . “Obesity—the New Frontier of Public Health Law.” New England Journal of Medicine 354 , no. 24 : 2601 – 10 . doi:10.1056/NEJMhpr060227 . Mucciaroni G. 1992 . “The Garbage Can Model and the Study of Policy Making: A Critique.” Polity 24 , no. 3 : 459 – 82 . doi:10.2307...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 December 1998) 23 (6): 1037–1039.
Published: 01 December 1998
... and Law Chirikos, Thomas N. Identifying Efficiently and Economically Operated Hospitals: The Prospects and Pitfalls of Applying Frontier Regression Techniques, 6:879–904 Coleman, C. Norman. See Linggood Conover, Christopher J., and Frank A. Sloan. Does Removing Certificate-of-Need Regulations...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1987) 12 (3): 589–592.
Published: 01 June 1987
... Casebook Series. 1009 pp. St. Paul, MN: West Publishing Company, 1987 Legal Frontiers of Death and Dying. By Norman L. Cantor. 208 pp. Bloomington, IN: Indiana University Press, 1987. $24.95 Medical Malpractice. Edited by Duncan Yaggy and Patricia Hodgson. 128 pp. Dur- ham, NC: Duke...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1992) 17 (1): 184–186.
Published: 01 February 1992
... story of politicized scientists and ordinary people working together. Sylvia N. Tesh, University of Michigan Troy Duster. Backdoor to Eugenics. New York and London: Routledge, 1990. 201 pp. $13.95 paper. Genetics is one of the hottest frontiers of medicine. With...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1998) 23 (3): 589–591.
Published: 01 June 1998
... Medicine. Ronald B. Conners, ed. Chicago: American Hospital, 1997. 480 pp. $49.00 cloth. Law and Ethics Am I My Brother’s Keeper? The Ethical Frontiers of Biomedicine. Arthur L. Caplan. Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 1998. 232 pp. $24.95 cloth. ...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1982) 6 (4): 800–803.
Published: 01 August 1982
.... Caulfield and Pamela L. Haynes. 147 pp. Washington, D.C.: Government Research Corporation, 1981. $15.00 Medical Life on the Western Frontier: The competitive impact of prepaid medical care plans in California. By Lewis H. Butler, Harold S. Luft, Helene L. Lipton, and Joan B. Trauner. 19...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1982) 7 (3): 759–761.
Published: 01 June 1982
... providers better understand and deal with problematic aspects of their work” (p. 2). The book is thus intended as an introduction to medical sociology for students of the health professions, and primarily for medical students. It will not advance the frontiers of knowledge for the health policy...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1978) 3 (3): 361–363.
Published: 01 June 1978
... Martin s. Feldstein, “Econometric Studies of Health Economics,” in M. Intrilligator and D. Kendrick (eds Frontiers of Quantitative Economics, ZZ (Amsterdam: North Holland, 1974). ...