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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 2011) 36 (4): 691–716.
Published: 01 August 2011
...Nurit Guttman; Tamar Ashkenazi; Anat Gesser-Edelsburg; Vered Seidmann A new policy recently enacted in Israel promises preferred status in receiving organs for transplantation to individuals who register to be organ donors and to their close family members. Proponents believe it will increase the...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 October 2013) 38 (5): 957–986.
Published: 01 October 2013
...Jacquelyn A. Burkell; Jennifer A. Chandler; Sam D. Shemie Abstract Many of those who support organ donation do not register to become organ donors. The use of reciprocity systems, under which some degree of priority is offered to registered donors who require an organ transplant, is one suggestion...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1983) 8 (2): 235–250.
Published: 01 April 1983
...Jeffrey M. Prottas In the last ten years there has grown up, in the United States, the most extensive organ procurement system in the world. This system, consisting of approximately 120 organ procurement agencies, retrieved 4435 cadaveric kidneys for transplant purposes in 1981. The nation's organ...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 2005) 30 (4): 687–718.
Published: 01 August 2005
...Jennifer L. Mesich-Brant; Lawrence J. Grossback The growing need for organ and tissue transplants has led a number of states to enforce a policy that views a donor's declared intent to be an organ donor as legally binding. This allows health officials to harvest organs without the permission of the...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1985) 10 (2): 231–244.
Published: 01 April 1985
...Arthur J. Matas; John Arras; James Muyskens; Vivian Tellis; Frank J. Veith In order to alleviate the shortage of vital organs for transplant, we propose a system of routine removal of cadaver organs with an option of informed refusal by family. Unless an individual registered an objection during...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 2007) 32 (1): 9–49.
Published: 01 February 2007
...David L. Weimer The allocation of cadaveric organs for transplantation in the United States is governed by a process of private regulation. Through the Organ Procurement and Transplantation Network (OPTN), stakeholders and public representatives determine the substantive content of allocation rules...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 December 2003) 28 (6): 1003–1032.
Published: 01 December 2003
...John H. Evans In recent years many policy proposals have been put forward to create financial incentives to encourage families to allow the harvesting of organs from their deceased relatives. While research has focused on whether these policies would actually increase the supply of organs, no...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 December 2003) 28 (6): 1129–1134.
Published: 01 December 2003
...Roy G. Spece, Jr. Tom Koch. Scarce Goods: Justice, Fairness, and Organ Transplantation. Westport, CT: Praeger, 2002. 250 pp. $25.00 paper. © 2003 by Duke University Press 2003 Books Jodi Halpern. From Detached Concern to Empathy...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1989) 14 (1): 115–167.
Published: 01 February 1989
...Frank A. Sloan; May W. Shayne; Marilyn D. Doyle This paper explores issues in the designation of centers to provide organ transplantation procedures and aftercare, a decision faced increasingly by policymakers, planners, and payers. As background for consideration of the regionalization of organ...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1989) 14 (1): 169–190.
Published: 01 February 1989
...Peter H. Schuck This paper examines the role of the federal and state governments in paying for organ transplants. The first section, descriptive in nature, presents data on the past, current, and projected payment patterns for different kinds of organ transplants under various federal and state...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1989) 14 (1): 191–227.
Published: 01 February 1989
...Richard A. Rettig This paper reviews the historical development of federal government policy for kidney, heart, and liver transplantation. It examines several political dimensions of whole organ transplantation: the role of the print and broadcast media; the management of organ procurement; the...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1989) 14 (1): 41–56.
Published: 01 February 1989
...Jeffrey M. Prottas The American organ procurement system has improved and matured in the last five years. At the same time, the basic challenges facing it have remained substantially the same because the moral and legal framework of the system has not changed. Success at organ procurement continues...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1989) 14 (1): 5–39.
Published: 01 February 1989
...James F. Blumstein This paper initially considers ways of thinking about organ transplantation: Should it be treated as a catastrophic disease or as an ordinary and accepted medical procedure? The analysis then shifts to the role the government has played in influencing organ transplantation policy...
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Published: 01 June 2017
Figure 2 Dropping Treatment Goals after Congressional Testimony Percentage of organizations that removed treatment access from their Encyclopedia listings, before and after testifying before Congress. Limited to organizations that testified only once in a ten-year period. Figure 2. Dropping More
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Published: 01 June 2017
Figure 3 Decline of Treatment Goals, 1961–2010 Percentage of disease advocacy organizations with treatment goals in their Encyclopedia entries. Figure 3. Decline of Treatment Goals, 1961–2010. / Percentage of disease advocacy organizations with treatment goals in their Encyclopedia entries. More
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 2015) 40 (4): 797–819.
Published: 01 August 2015
...Thomas D'Aunno; Peter D. Friedmann; Qixuan Chen; Donna M. Wilson Abstract To meet their aims of managing population health to improve the quality and cost of health care in the United States, accountable care organizations (ACOs) will need to focus on coordinating care for individuals with...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 2015) 40 (4): 821–837.
Published: 01 August 2015
...Lawrence P. Casalino; Natalie Erb; Maulik S. Joshi; Stephen M. Shortell Abstract Accountable care organizations (ACOs) and hospitals are investing in improving “population health,” by which they nearly always mean the health of the “population” of patients “attributed” by Medicare, Medicaid, or...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1998) 23 (1): 207–211.
Published: 01 February 1998
... Copyright © 1998 by Duke University Press 1998 News from Affiliated Organizations Editor’s Note This feature of the journal highlights the activities of the organi- zations affiliated with the journal as described in the front of the issue. The informa- tion in these...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 October 1997) 22 (5): 1319–1323.
Published: 01 October 1997
... Copyright © 1997 by Duke University Press 1997 News from Affiliated Organizations Editor’s Note This feature of the journal highlights the activities of the organi- zations affiliated with the journal as described in the front of the issue. The informa- tion in these...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1999) 24 (3): 489–529.
Published: 01 June 1999
...Marie Gottschalk During the battle over comprehensive health care reform in the early 1990s, organized labor was not only unable to put together a winning coalition but also found itself divided and on the defensive as it struggled to prevent any further erosion of the private-sector safety net of...