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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1989) 14 (4): 719–740.
Published: 01 August 1989
...Jeff Stryker Users of intravenous heroin, cocaine, and amphetamines risk the transmission of human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) through the sharing of contaminated injection equipment. Although most users are aware of this risk, the scarcity of sterile needles and syringes, combined with various...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 October 2001) 26 (5): 1113–1130.
Published: 01 October 2001
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 2017) 42 (1): 73–122.
Published: 01 February 2017
... policy makers, thousands of news articles, and extensive documentation to reconstruct the history of three areas of debate and decision making about HIV prevention since 1990: needle exchange, HIV testing, and sex education for at-risk groups. These histories illuminate three key lessons. First...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 December 2012) 37 (6): 1111–1120.
Published: 01 December 2012
....” December 25 . Normand J. . 1995 . Preventing HIV Transmission: The Role of Sterile Needles and Bleach . Washington, DC : National Academies Press . Ottenberg A. L. . 2011 . “Vaccinating Health Care Workers against Influenza: The Ethical and Legal Rationale for a Mandate...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1998) 23 (1): 107–132.
Published: 01 February 1998
... confirming its predictions about broad patterns in the allocation of both substantive and symbolic policy benefits and burdens to different target populations. Copyright © 1998 by Duke University Press 1998 References Anderson , Warwick . 1993 . The New York Needle Trial: The Politics of...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 December 2007) 32 (6): 1043–1045.
Published: 01 December 2007
... functioning — have had varied impacts in different national political and social contexts. Also, the same observation can be made with regard to the implementation (or the lack thereof) of needle-exchange programs and HIV/AIDS prevention. Nathanson’s book is an excellent, insightful, and well-focused...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 December 2007) 32 (6): 1046–1051.
Published: 01 December 2007
... implementation (or the lack thereof) of needle-exchange programs and HIV/AIDS prevention. Nathanson’s book is an excellent, insightful, and well-focused treatise that sheds a great deal of light on a complex and complicated area — the development of national public health policies. Nathanson discusses...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 2014) 39 (2): 483–489.
Published: 01 April 2014
... me to serve in a variety of capacities, including answering the switchboard, supporting clients living with HIV/AIDS, and covering a needle exchange route through the aptly named Combat Zone late on Friday nights. These experiences illuminated an idea that in hindsight seems self-evident: HIV/AIDS is...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1989) 14 (4): 871–875.
Published: 01 August 1989
... Drug Use and AIDS: Public Policy and Dirty Needles Jeff Stryker 719 Legal Rights and Communicable Disease: AIDS, the Police Power, and Individual Liberty Wendy E. Purmet 74 1 Hospital Policy in The Netherlands: Richard B. Saltman and The...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 October 2005) 30 (5): 991–993.
Published: 01 October 2005
... at the University of California, Los Angeles. His research interests include medical sociology and the politics of public health and the state. He has conducted research on local confl icts surrounding needle exchange programs in urban neighborhoods and on popular support for welfare state...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1995) 20 (1): 230–232.
Published: 01 February 1995
... initiated, such as needle exchange in drug-using communities, have been (more or less) accepted. In these case studies, “community-based research” takes many forms. Some are formal research projects, such as the one described by anthro- pologist Merrill Singer and colleagues in the Puerto Rican...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1998) 23 (1): 199–205.
Published: 01 February 1998
... Seattle –King County Public Health Department received a research grant for the project “Epidemiologic Evaluation of a Needle Exchange Program.” The project proposes a longitudinal cohort study of the impact of Seattle–King County’s Needle Exchange, which has exchanged over 608,000 syringes since April...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1982) 7 (1): 163–196.
Published: 01 February 1982
... supporters will be necessary to achieve wide- spread adoption of licensing laws. Introduction Acupuncture, the empirically-derived Oriental method of treating dis- ease and relieving pain by means of needles,’ is not widely practiced in the United States. Despite its initial appeal and a decade...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1994) 19 (3): 683–688.
Published: 01 June 1994
... Programs: Evaluation and Outreach. Edited by Dennis G. Fisher and Richard H. Needle. Binghamton, NY: Harrington Park Press, 1993. 223 pp. $17.95 paper. A Death in the Family: Orphans of the HIV Epidemic. Edited by Carol Levine. New York United Hospital Fund, 1993. 176 pp. $10.00 paper. Musesfrom...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1991) 16 (2): 383–395.
Published: 01 April 1991
... terms "pregnancy reductions" and "selectivity". 2. During amniocentesis "a holiow needle is inserted through the mother's abdominal wall, through the uterine wall, and into the amniotic fluid that surrounds the developing fetus. A small portion of this fluid is removed. The cells floating in...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 2008) 33 (4): 849–853.
Published: 01 August 2008
... the Map. WHO. Geneva: WHO, 2007. 59 pp. $18.00 paper. Miscellaneous Abortion Counseling: A Clinician’s Guide to Psychology, Legislation, Politics, and Competency. Rachel B. Needle and Lenore E. A. Walker. New York: Springer Pub- lishing, 2008. 272 pp. $40.00 paper. Restructuring Family...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1986) 11 (1): 171–177.
Published: 01 February 1986
.... The HTLV-IIULAV virus is spread by sexual contact, blood transfusions, and the sharing of con- taminated needles. Infected women can spread the virus to their offspring during pgnancy. As virtually every scientist who has studied the disease has asserted, and as the Centers for Disease...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1992) 17 (2): 299–328.
Published: 01 April 1992
... Medical Waste Tracking Act of 1988 (MWTA), U.S.C. 6992 et seq., a law passed in response to the highly publicized “needles on the beach” wash-ups of that summer. In a broader sense, however, the paper is about how a public health issue was defined in response to a sharp public outcry, producing a...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1990) 15 (2): 341–355.
Published: 01 April 1990
... unmeasurable extent its diffusion by needle sharing, by intravenous drug addicts having unprotected sex, and by women with the virus having children. The second reason for increased concern was a new consensus among many health professionals and people who made policy that HIV infection must now be...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1996) 21 (2): 185–220.
Published: 01 April 1996
.../ 95% Confidence Clinical Action Open-Ended Closed-Ended Open-Ended Closed-Ended Differencec Odds Ratio Interval for Odds Ratio Breast Pain (ACS-1) (n = 381) (n = 1,412) Needle Biopsy 10.6 13.3 6.3 20.3 -14.0 0.20...