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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1978) 3 (3): 345–360.
Published: 01 June 1978
...Erwin A. Blackstone This article concludes that substantial excess neurosurgical capacity exists. Neurosurgery like other specialties has permitted almost free entry and as a result of such factors as high earnings and status, excess capacity has developed and because of insufficient competition it...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1978) 3 (3): 361–363.
Published: 01 June 1978
... to increase the price sensitivity of consumers) for improving the performance of the neurosurgery market. In this context, our judgement of the usefulness of market concepts presumably correlates with our optimism or pessimism about the success of such policies. Once again it is...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1980) 4 (4): 718–724.
Published: 01 August 1980
... Miami, March 27-28. A program of traumatic medicine concerning neurology and neurosurgery for attorneys will be presented. Contact: Walter N. Beckham, Jr., University of Miami Law Center, P. 0. Box 248087, Coral Gables, FL 33124. The Third World Conference on Medical Informatics will be held...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1992) 17 (3): 463–482.
Published: 01 June 1992
... obstetrics, neurosurgery, and orthopedics; those with medium risk . Lawthers et al. Perceptions 465 included general surgery and associated specialties; and those with low risk, internal medicine and associated specialties...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1980) 4 (4): 559–569.
Published: 01 August 1980
... Quantity and Quality: Review of Medicine’s Current Efforts,” Journal of Medical Education 44 (January 1%9): 114. 18. For a discussion of the market dynamics of the specialty of neurosurgery, see E. A. Blackstone, “Market Power and Resource Misallocation in Medicine: The Case of...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 2019) 44 (2): 303–313.
Published: 01 April 2019
... success in managing the symptoms (Arnold et al. 2016 ). The sufferers and their families scour the Internet for advice from other sufferers and service providers. Dr. A offered hope to such patients. He had recently been promoted to full professor with tenure in the Department of Neurosurgery at a...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1994) 19 (3): 633–642.
Published: 01 June 1994
... failure to pay out at all. For example, 13 percent of respondents reported that they had claims for benefits denied. The following reports are typical: It [surgery] has to be precertified. . . . I had to go to Indianapolis for neurosurgery twice, and the second time that I went, they said that...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1979) 4 (2): 200–220.
Published: 01 April 1979
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1982) 6 (4): 637–652.
Published: 01 August 1982
... from exercise to massage to neurosurgery-more open to question, but the outcomes are also more ambiguous. In the case of health care organizations, the results of even highly sophisticated production technologies are not highly predictable. This makes it difficult for managers to specify a...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1997) 22 (3): 789–814.
Published: 01 June 1997
..., neurosurgery, and so on). By the early 1970s, however, the number of specialists had increased dramatically, so much so that by then two-thirds of all physicians were specialists (U.S. Congressional Budget Office 1995). The era in which the solo practitioner treated every symptom (helped, of course, by the...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1985) 10 (2): 231–244.
Published: 01 April 1985
... (1972): 251-253; H. H. Kaufman et al., “Kidney Donation: Needs and Possibilities,” Neurosurgery 5 (1979):237-244; K. J. Bart et al., “Cadaveric Kidneys for Trans- plantation: A Paradox of Shortage in the Face of Plenty,” Transplantation 31 (1981): 379-82. 2. A. M. Sadler et al...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 2016) 41 (4): 675–696.
Published: 01 August 2016
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 December 1998) 23 (6): 949–973.
Published: 01 December 1998
..., which has Santa Rosa Memorial Hospital (SRMH), Santa Rosa Commu- nity Hospital (SRCH), and a Kaiser hospital. The two largest hospitals, in particular, provided sophisticated care including open heart surgery, neurosurgery, and cancer treatment (ibid., 249). For example, SRMH has 225 beds, and SRCH...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1999) 24 (1): 115–144.
Published: 01 February 1999
... Scientific and Research Institute for Cardiovascular Surgery, and the Burdenko Scientific and Research Institute for Neurosurgery. Chernichovsky and Potapchik s Changing Roles 127 The changes stipulated by the New Economic Mechanism and what followed through 1992 were barely implemented...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1980) 5 (2): 309–332.
Published: 01 April 1980
.... Indices on renal dialysis, cancer treatment, neurosurgery and other costly hospital technology, are being developed. As in the Federal Republic, French hospital planning does not include planning for hospital manpower. The expansion of hospital facilities modification and the purchase of...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1993) 18 (1): 113–174.
Published: 01 February 1993