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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 2002) 27 (2): 243–260.
Published: 01 April 2002
... to school for protection. Current proposals for preventing school violence include punishing the violence-prone, expulsion for weapon carriers, and creating a culture of nonviolence through various behavioral methods like conflict resolution. None of these proposals address the issue of lethal...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 2002) 27 (2): 267–272.
Published: 01 April 2002
... to Alcohol, Guns, Illegal Drugs, or Cigarettes in the Home and Association with Health Risk Behaviors. Annals of Epidemiology 10 : 452 . Commentary Lethal Violence in the Schools David Hemenway Harvard School...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 2002) 27 (2): 261–266.
Published: 01 April 2002
... has shown in many studies that it works (Clarke 1997). A situational crime prevention strategy is essentially the basis for hopes to prevent a recurrence of terrorist attacks on airliners. But is this strategy appropriate for “preventing lethal violence in schools” (Mawson et al Can “entry-based...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 2002) 27 (2): 241–242.
Published: 01 April 2002
... special section on “Terrorism, Guns, and Public Health” went into production, we were envisioning the benefits of publishing each of these two provocative articles—“Preventing Lethal Violence in Schools: The Case for Entry-Based Weapons Screening” by Anthony R. Journal of Health Politics, Policy and...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1992) 17 (1): 186–190.
Published: 01 February 1992
... life humanely. At the same time, however, Humphry presents plenty of reasons why physicians should assist a suffering ter- minally ill patient to die. Physicians know better when death will occur. They have lawful access to lethal drugs, know the techniques for their ad- ministration, and...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1980) 5 (3): 400–404.
Published: 01 June 1980
... disservice to patients is to omit any empathic sentiment for the patient facing death from cancer whose desire to try any treatment that may be helpful is thoroughly understandable by any compassionate observer. Laetrile is not the first, nor will it be the last, treatment approach for lethal...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1994) 19 (1): 217–220.
Published: 01 February 1994
... might be placed on the use of high-cost/low-benefit services. This failure is understandable, because to face up explicitly to this issue is to open oneself to the potentially lethal political charge of rationing care. Moreover, I believe the architects of the administration’s proposal sincerely...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 December 2001) 26 (6): 1412–1415.
Published: 01 December 2001
... funders, and others all have distinct yet overlapping obligations, responsibilities, and allegiances. To help navigate this potentially lethal ethical minefield, the chapter contributors offer not only valuable insights but also practical advice...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 December 2000) 25 (6): 1191–1195.
Published: 01 December 2000
...-Hudson Jones and Faith McLellan, eds. Baltimore, MD: Johns Hopkins University Press, 2000. 394 pp. $55.00 cloth; $22.50 paper. Lethal Judgments: Assisted Suicide and American Law. Melvin I. Urofsky. Lawrence: University Press of Kansas, 2000. 188 pp. $29.95 cloth; $12.95 paper. U.S. Health Law and...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1984) 9 (3): 534–537.
Published: 01 June 1984
... simplistic policy slogans and prescriptions. For example, to refute the anti-gun control cry, “Guns don’t kill people, people kill people,” he demonstrates that guns are far more lethal than other weapons: while guns are involved in only 23 percent of assaults (people attacking people), 63 percent...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1985) 10 (1): 188–191.
Published: 01 February 1985
... Ring”? According to Taylor, “The Smoke Ring is the ring of political and economic interests which has protected the tobacco industry for the past twenty years . . . in the face of overwhelming medical evidence that its product is lethal.” Two central links in the ring are governments and (of...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1982) 6 (4): 789–792.
Published: 01 August 1982
... quality of care-these are all phenomena that one encounters in other walks of Soviet life. And yet, while these condi- tions are often annoying parts of Soviet daily life, in medicine they are sometimes lethal. Perhaps the most disturbing such parallel is the exist- ence in medicine, as in the...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1982) 7 (2): 527–530.
Published: 01 April 1982
... emphasis is on professionaZ reorganization: HMOs, reduction or eradication of the fragmentation of care, more health educa- tion to reduce the lethal life-style elements. Little attention is paid to the need for modifying or improving the social structure, or provide support and services...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 December 2003) 28 (6): 977–1002.
Published: 01 December 2003
... central ethical debate. In November 2001, when Attorney General John Ashcroft challenged Ore- gon’s Death with Dignity law by prohibiting doctors from prescribing lethal doses of federally controlled substances to their terminally ill patients, he added new fuel to an already contentious debate in...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 2011) 36 (3): 419–427.
Published: 01 June 2011
... both cover- age and costs in their reform package and then to try to manage the quite possibly lethal risks of doing so.3 Reform passed in part because Obama and the congressional Demo- crats figured out how to talk about costs without sending affronted special interests and an alarmed general...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 2007) 32 (2): 307–315.
Published: 01 April 2007
... Janus, Over its more than forty-year history, Medicare has often been derided as a poster child for that lethal policy affliction, “faulty incentives.” The program had no sooner seen the light of day in 1965 than critics began denouncing the method by which it paid physicians and...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 December 2017) 42 (6): 1099–1112.
Published: 01 December 2017
... “lower-tar” cigarettes. Later, in an innovative countermarketing move, Kenneth Warner coined the accurate trope that “cigarettes are lethal when used as intended and kill more people than heroin, cocaine, alcohol, AIDS, fires, homicide, suicide, and automobile accidents combined,” which the American...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 October 2016) 41 (5): 1033–1045.
Published: 01 October 2016
... and spends or saves the same buck. For VBP, the bang is quality. Especially in the wake of revelations of lethal quality breaches in US hospitals, the decades-old preoccupation with rising health care costs became a concern for what our lavish health care spending buys us (Tanenbaum 2009 ). Quality...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 2012) 37 (2): 343–348.
Published: 01 April 2012
... because the on-­board nuclear reactor would take up less space than jet fuel. Leopold points out that such a reactor would have required substantial protective shielding that would have added considerable weight. More seriously, it would also have exposed the crew to potentially lethal doses...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 2012) 37 (2): 349–353.
Published: 01 April 2012
... because the on-­board nuclear reactor would take up less space than jet fuel. Leopold points out that such a reactor would have required substantial protective shielding that would have added considerable weight. More seriously, it would also have exposed the crew to potentially lethal doses...