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J Health Polit Policy Law (1990) 15 (2): 341–355.
Published: 01 April 1990
...Daniel M. Fox HIV infection is now perceived as the end stage of a chronic disease that is spreading most rapidly among blacks and Hispanics. The politics of the HIV epidemic in the 1980s were dominated by four interacting factors: fear and fascination; who had the disease and to whom it seemed...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1998) 23 (3): 581–586.
Published: 01 June 1998
...Scott Burris Mark Carl Rom. Fatal Extraction: The Story behind the Florida Dentist Accused of Infecting His Patients with HIV and Poisoning Public Health. San Francisco: Jossey-Bass, 1997. 226 pp. $23.00 cloth. Copyright © 1998 by Duke University Press 1998 References Breyer , S...
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Published: 01 October 2021
Figure 1 COVID-19 infection rates and death rates by state in prison and overall population as of October 2020. Sources : Centers for Disease Control, Marshall Project, Census Bureau, state-level reports on incarcerated population. Figure 1 COVID-19 infection rates and death rates by state More
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1994) 19 (1): 107–147.
Published: 01 February 1994
... immunodeficiency virus, with their emphasis on the voluntary cooperation of those infected and at high risk for infection, are not a model for effective TB control. Additional resources, while needed, will not alone enable public health agencies to bring TB and other communicable diseases under control...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1989) 14 (4): 741–771.
Published: 01 August 1989
... of individual concern. In this view, the science of medicine mediates the relationship between the individual and the public. This understanding of rights protects some of the interests of infected individuals, but is inadequate for addressing many of the major problems raised by the AIDS epidemic, particularly...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2021) 46 (6): 989–1017.
Published: 01 December 2021
... to their particular setting. Findings: The interviews depict considerable challenges, including a lack of supplies and resources for implementing infection control, surveillance, and mitigation practices and dealing with fear and stigma. At the same time, they also provide evidence of innovation and adaptation among...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2012) 37 (1): 131–140.
Published: 01 February 2012
... because unimmunized children go to school or day care when they are contagious but asymptomatic, exposing many more children to potentially dangerous infections. The risks to children from disease are much higher than the risks of vaccines. There are, of course, some bona fide reasons why children should...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1989) 14 (4): 719–740.
Published: 01 August 1989
..., while similar programs have been instituted in other countries where intravenous drug use has also contributed to the spread of HIV infection and AIDS. IV Drug Use and AIDS: Public Policy and Dirty Needles Jeff Stryker, University of Michigan Abstract. Users...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1995) 20 (4): 973–1000.
Published: 01 August 1995
.... Is a federal policy for vaccine supply assurance necessary, and what form should it take? Are sole-source suppliers a weak link in the U.S. vaccine supply chain? Are the recommendations of the Institute of Medicine’s Committee on Emerging Infections for a publicly owned “standby production capacity...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1990) 15 (2): 357–385.
Published: 01 April 1990
... who lack third-party coverage, modernizing the treatment system, developing new patterns of practice that use existing resources more efficiently, and developing a plan for treating intravenous drug users infected with the AIDS virus. In the private sector, the advent of working- and middle-class...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2009) 34 (3): 301–323.
Published: 01 June 2009
..., the new guidance was the product of an extended period of sometimes acrimonious controversy both within the two UN agencies and globally. Those pressing for change had argued that a paradigm of testing that had emerged at a time when little could be done for those infected with HIV was inappropriate...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2009) 34 (3): 361–380.
Published: 01 June 2009
... decision to target the reductions on chronic care units. Providers quickly adapted to the new payment system mainly by reclassifying their patients to higher medical acuity groups. Some hospitals reported high prevalence rates of urinary tract infections and pressure ulcers. The government responded...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1997) 22 (1): 261–263.
Published: 01 February 1997
... of a Preventive AIDS Vaccine. Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 1995. 193 pp. $26.50 cloth. The worldwide epidemic of HIV infection is currently estimated to in- clude 20 million infected adults and 2 million infected children. Approx- imately 5,000 new infections occur each day, and new epicenters...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1988) 13 (4): 607–621.
Published: 01 August 1988
... of the rest of society. Because hospitals are charged with treating the sick, they are among the van- guard of those who are struggling with AIDS-related issues. Their dual and some- times competing obligations to infected patients as well as to health care workers and noninfected patients put...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1991) 16 (1): 184–187.
Published: 01 February 1991
... in a highly readable journalistic style, while using the methods and perspectives of a good academic historian. He recounts in close detail the debates over closure of bathhouses, regulation of blood donations, official reporting of incidents of HIV infection, compulsory antibody testing...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1994) 19 (1): 149–154.
Published: 01 February 1994
... interventions that pro- vided the backdrop to the policies adopted in the struggle against AIDS included mandatory testing and screening or routine testing and screening administered without consent; the reporting to public health registries of those who were infected; aggressive contact tracing...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1997) 22 (1): 257–261.
Published: 01 February 1997
... Vaccine: Ethical Issues in the Development and Testing of a Preventive AIDS Vaccine. Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 1995. 193 pp. $26.50 cloth. The worldwide epidemic of HIV infection is currently estimated to in- clude 20 million infected adults and 2 million infected children. Approx...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2002) 27 (1): 109–110.
Published: 01 February 2002
.... More than 400,000 Americans have died from HIV and AIDS-related causes, and 300,000 now are living with AIDS. Within the past few years, highly advanced antiretroviral therapies have reduced death rates and improved quality of life among HIV- infected persons. Improved screening and disease...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2002) 27 (1): 122–125.
Published: 01 February 2002
... decade as a public health concern. More than 400,000 Americans have died from HIV and AIDS-related causes, and 300,000 now are living with AIDS. Within the past few years, highly advanced antiretroviral therapies have reduced death rates and improved quality of life among HIV- infected persons...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2002) 27 (1): 125–129.
Published: 01 February 2002
... decade as a public health concern. More than 400,000 Americans have died from HIV and AIDS-related causes, and 300,000 now are living with AIDS. Within the past few years, highly advanced antiretroviral therapies have reduced death rates and improved quality of life among HIV- infected persons...