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J Health Polit Policy Law (2005) 30 (1-2): 169–188.
Published: 01 April 2005
...George France; Francesco Taroni An analysis of the dynamics of health care policy in Italy suggests that in recent years the pace of change in the health care system has accelerated. Although the basic features of universalism, comprehensiveness, and funding from general taxation have remained...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1995) 20 (2): 275–302.
Published: 01 April 1995
...Maurizio Ferrera In 1978, a sweeping reform created the first national health service of continental Europe: Italy's Servizio Sanitario Nazionale. This new scheme was based on the principle of “full democratic universalism”: The state would provide free and equal benefits to every citizen...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2015) 40 (5): 1001–1021.
Published: 01 October 2015
...Federico Toth Abstract This article focuses on the main health reforms enacted in Italy over the past one hundred years. Such reforms were all undertaken in conjunction with a severe political and institutional crisis. The 1943 reform was approved a few weeks before the fall of the Fascist regime...
Published: 01 June 2014
Figure 2 Generic Drugs Market Share, 2006 Source : Switzerland, Italy, Spain, France, Sweden, Netherlands, Germany, UK, Turkey, Denmark: European Generic Medicines Association. Canada: Canadian Generic Pharmaceutical Association. Russian Federation: Remedium Data. United States: Generic More
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2006) 31 (1): 11–32.
Published: 01 February 2006
...Barbara Starfield This essay provided the introduction to a workshop in Bellagio, Italy, on the subject of translating research into policy for equity in health. The essay first defines equity in a way that facilitates its assessment and monitoring and then summarizes evidence from existing...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2005) 30 (6): 1065–1100.
Published: 01 December 2005
... for purchasing health insurance. These policies are partly derived from agency theory and a model of managed competition in health insurance. The essay reviews the course of reform in five countries that had a national health service model in place in the late 1980s: Italy, New Zealand, Spain, Sweden...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2024) 49 (1): 133–162.
Published: 01 February 2024
... and differences across England, Germany, and Italy. Findings: The study identifies similarities and differences in how the three countries advanced along the ladder of intrusiveness. Contextual factors such as policy legacy, social acceptability, and ideological orientation contribute to explain the observations...
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J Health Polit Policy Law 11259443.
Published: 03 April 2024
... and parts of the food industry capitalizing on patriotic narratives (e.g. Made in Italy). This comment investigates the Nutri-Score saga from a political and commercial determinants of health lens. It argues that an EU-wide roll-out of the label hinges on the specific interplay between political structures...
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J Health Polit Policy Law 11257048.
Published: 03 April 2024
... to vulnerabilities in capacity and human resource constraints within the health system, in turn to blame for the dramatic human cost of Covid-19 in Italy. Against this background, the motivation of this work is to identify the potential linkages between (austerity-driven) vulnerabilities of healthcare systems...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1983) 8 (2): 411–417.
Published: 01 April 1983
... as much as or more than other nations and get less value in return.” In 1978, after prolonged debate in Parliament, Italy adopted a National Health Service to take effect at the start of 1980-perhaps the boldest health reform in a Western welfare state since Britain adopted its own NHS...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1992) 17 (4): 813–846.
Published: 01 August 1992
...-France, Italy, Germany,zBelgium, the Netherlands, and Luxembourg-signed the original Treaty of Rome to establish a common market in 1957. Britain joined in 1972, followed the same year by Den- mark, and then by Ireland in 1973. Greece became a member in 1981, and Spain and Portugal joined...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2015) 40 (5): 939–940.
Published: 01 October 2015
.... In “Like Surfers Waiting for the Big Wave: Health Care Politics in Italy,” Federico Toth similarly explains health policy change in Italy. While both studies rely on John Kingdon's classic multiple streams theory, they consider how it should be adapted to understand change in other state contexts. Although...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2020) 45 (6): 997–1012.
Published: 01 December 2020
... for Democracy .” Atlantic , April 16 . www.theatlantic.com/ideas/archive/2020/04/americas-covid-19-disaster-setback-democracy/610102/ . Dickson Annabelle . 2020 . “ People in Spain, Italy, and France Overwhelmingly Back Lockdowns: Poll .” Politico , March 25 . www.politico.eu/article...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2012) 37 (6): 977–1000.
Published: 01 December 2012
... national laws blocking “parallel imports” of pharmaceuticals4 and cases involving charges for Italian sanitary inspections of imports of beef and veal5 and raw cowhides moving between France and Italy,6 the ECJ began to develop its jurispru- dence on the place of public health in the EU...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1999) 24 (2): 401–406.
Published: 01 April 1999
...) 979-1819, paragon.will@ sympatico.ca. The Best Evidence for Health Care: The Role of the Cochrane Collaboration, the Seventh Cochrane Colloquium, takes place 6–9 October at the Universita S. Tom- maso d’Aquino in Italy. For more information contact Eurosymposia, 31 Via di Tor Fiorenza, Rome 00199...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2021) 46 (1): 49–70.
Published: 01 February 2021
... in the Lazio region in Italy. Special emphasis will be given to the last case, as it is the latest and is still pending before the CJEU, which is why it has not yet been the subject of a comprehensive scientific debate. The Federación Española de Empresas de Tecnología Sanitaria (FENIN), an association...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2006) 31 (1): 51–70.
Published: 01 February 2006
... in the Netherlands . Paper presented at Health Equity Research: Beyond the Sound of One Hand Clapping, Bellagio, Italy, April 23 -27. Ministerio de Salud. 2002 . Objetivos Sanitarios y Modelo de Salud para la Década 2000–2010 (Objectives for Sanitation and Models of Health for the Decade 2000–2010) . Gobierno...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2008) 33 (1): 135–145.
Published: 01 February 2008
.... 2002 . Focus on Psychiatry in Italy. British Journal of Psychiatry 181 : 538 -544. RedOrbit. 2007 . NEWS: The Treatment Gap in Mental Health . February 5. www.redorbit.com . World Health Organization. 2001 . Chapter 3: Solving Mental Health Problems. In World Health Report 2001 — Mental...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1993) 18 (4): 996–999.
Published: 01 August 1993
...) contamination of cattle feed in Michigan, and the 1976 dioxin contamination from the Seveso, Italy, explosion at the ICMESA factory. Following the descriptive chapters, Reich analyzes the similarities and differences across the three sites. The logic of including these three cases is that all involve...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1990) 15 (3): 647–656.
Published: 01 June 1990
... the exclusion from his study of other advanced, industrial democracies with sophisticated hospital systems. There are many that would be of some relevance to his work. Japan, Italy, and Sweden come immediately to mind. In reality, all members of the OECD might have been included. Glaser has not even...