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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 2006) 31 (2): 295–319.
Published: 01 April 2006
...Peter Davis; Roy Lay-Yee; Robin Briant; Alastair Scott How can different schemes of compensation for treatment injury be evaluated? This article offers an empirical approach to assessment based on the simulation of alternative models of eligibility using real-world data. It draws on information...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 2008) 33 (4): 761–798.
Published: 01 August 2008
... injuries. Specifically, this article examines the federal constitutional issues raised by various proposals to replace traditional medical malpractice litigation in state courts with a federal system of administrative “health courts.” In doing so, we address the following constitutional issues: Is there...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1994) 19 (2): 463–467.
Published: 01 April 1994
...Barry R. Furrow Paul C. Weiler, Howard H. Hiatt, Joseph P. Newhouse, William G. Johnson, Troyen A. Brennan, and Lucian L. Leapey. A Measure of Malpractice: Medical Injury, Malpractice Litigation, and Patient Compensation . Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 1993. 178 pp. $29.95 cloth...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 2000) 25 (3): 499–526.
Published: 01 June 2000
...David M. Studdert; Lori A. Fritz; Troyen A. Brennan Florida's Birth-Related Neurological Injury Compensation Plan (NICA) is the most significant experiment with compensation for medical injury yet undertaken in the United States. As NICA enters its second decade of operation, maintaining the...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1999) 24 (1): 59–90.
Published: 01 February 1999
...Derry Ridgway During the first eight years of the National Vaccine Injury Compensation Program (NVICP), 786 contested claims were resolved through published judicial opinions. The likelihood of compensation depended in part on the closeness of the match between the described injury and a specified...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 October 1999) 24 (5): 1145–1157.
Published: 01 October 1999
.... Berenson. 1998 . The Managed Care Blues and How to Cure Them. Washington, DC: Georgetown University Press. Managed Care and Medical Injury: Let’s Not Throw Out the Baby with the Backlash Randall R. Bovbjerg...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 December 2009) 34 (6): 1035–1077.
Published: 01 December 2009
...Stephen D. Sugarman This article offers a bold new idea for confronting the staggering level of death, injury, and disease caused by five consumer products: cigarettes, alcohol, guns, junk food, and motor vehicles. Business leaders try to frame these negative outcomes as “collateral damage” that is...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 October 2002) 27 (5): 833–854.
Published: 01 October 2002
...Peter Davis; Roy Lay-Yee; Julie Fitzjohn; Phil Hider; Robin Briant; Stephan Schug The issues of patient safety and quality of care have gained policy attention with a growing appreciation of the scale and impact of medical injury in health systems. While the focus is clearly on the prevention of...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 December 2018) 43 (6): 1047–1053.
Published: 01 December 2018
...Sarah E. Gollust Anna Kirkland . Vaccine Court: The Law and Politics of Injury . New York : New York University Press , 2016 . 288 pp. $40.00 cloth. Meredith Wadman . The Vaccine Race: Science, Politics, and the Human Costs of Defeating Disease . New York : Viking , 2017 . 448 pp...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1984) 9 (3): 534–537.
Published: 01 June 1984
...Deborah A. Stone Leon S. Robertson, Injuries: Causes, Control Strategies, and Public Policy (Lexington, Mass.: Lexington Books, 1983), 219 pp., $25.00 Copyright © 1984 by the Department of Health Administration, Duke University 1984 534 Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law health...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 2008) 33 (4): 725–760.
Published: 01 August 2008
...Paul J. Barringer; David M. Studdert; Allen B. Kachalia; Michelle M. Mello Periods in which the costs of personal injury litigation and liability insurance have risen dramatically have often provoked calls for reform of the tort system, and medical malpractice is no exception. One proposal for...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1983) 8 (3): 581–597.
Published: 01 June 1983
...Leon S. Robertson; J. Philip Keeve Detailed analysis of work exposure and worker attributes failed to explain changes in injury claims in three plants, each in a separate state, during 1973-1980. When relative exposure to hazard and worker attributes are controlled, changes in injury rates are...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 2008) 33 (4): 799–832.
Published: 01 August 2008
...Amy Widman; Francine A. Hochberg This commentary responds to the essay by Elliott, Narayan, and Nasmith wherein they propose that the federal government may preclude plaintiffs with medically inflicted injuries from bringing state common-law tort claims against those whose negligence caused their...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 2002) 27 (3): 401–440.
Published: 01 June 2002
... behavior, and identify beneficial public and private policies. All groups were trying to reduce medical injury,which was part of the sample design. The most commonly targeted problems are those that are similar across groups: shortcomings in diagnosis, abnormal tests follow-up, scope of practice and...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1989) 14 (4): 691–705.
Published: 01 August 1989
...Cynthia L. Gallup In 1987, Virginia initiated no-fault compensation for birth-related neurological injuries in an attempt to ensure the availability of malpractice insurance for the state's obstetricians. This paper explores some possible causes for the refusal of Virginia's insurers to write...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 October 2012) 37 (5): 883.
Published: 01 October 2012
... the source of a $25,000 challenge grant announced at the conference. The grant's purpose is to enable the NVIC to fund its own research into vaccine injuries, such as a much-touted study comparing the health of vaccinated and unvaccinated children (Bryant 2009). The Dwoskins are major Democratic Party...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1989) 14 (2): 287–307.
Published: 01 April 1989
...), with injury and poisoning second (10.7 percent). The cases with $5,000 or more in bad debt (about 4 percent of the cases) account for 28.3 percent of the total uncollected amount. Bad debt represents a cost of doing business. Any national effort to contain health care costs must address this problem...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 December 2016) 41 (6): 1083–1096.
Published: 01 December 2016
... health law and policy debates offer important opportunities for public health advocates to reach across silos to promote the population perspective that unites the field. The article explores contrasting explanations for disease, injury, premature death, and health disparities offered by the population...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 December 2016) 41 (6): 1137–1149.
Published: 01 December 2016
... unearthed a more complex picture that casts vaccine hesitancy in the context of broader notions of lack of trust in government and industry. At the same time, commentators have highlighted limitations of the vaccine injury compensation program and US Supreme Court Justices Sonia Sotomayor and Ruth Bader...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1999) 24 (1): 27–58.
Published: 01 February 1999
...Bryan A. Liang Error in medicine is common and can lead to significant patient injury. Although successful systematic efforts to reduce human error have been applied in other complex systems, the field of medicine has just begun to make a broad-based effort in this regard. However, both research in...