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J Health Polit Policy Law (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...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2020) 45 (1): 49–71.
Published: 01 February 2020
...Matthew D. Meng; Roberta N. Clarke Abstract Context: Many of the alternatives for procuring donor organs are considered either ineffective, unethical, or illegal. One possibility that may not face such challenges is a priority system whereby individuals who register as an organ donor are given...
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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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J Health Polit Policy Law (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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J Health Polit Policy Law (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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J Health Polit Policy Law (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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J Health Polit Policy Law (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...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (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. Books Jodi Halpern. From Detached Concern to Empathy: Humanizing Medical Practice. New York...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (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...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (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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J Health Polit Policy Law (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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J Health Polit Policy Law (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...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (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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J Health Polit Policy Law (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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J Health Polit Policy Law (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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J Health Polit Policy Law (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...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (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...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2021) 46 (1): 23–47.
Published: 01 February 2021
... the actual policies to reduce morbidity and mortality, or the widely acknowledged professional expertise of public health bureaucracies and researchers, or the established legal and bureaucratic organizations identified as working on public health. Public health in the European Union (EU) creates...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2021) 46 (4): 653–676.
Published: 01 August 2021
...Adam D. Koon Abstract Little is known about how the health professions organize in low- and middle-income countries (LMICs). This is particularly troubling as health worker strikes in LMICs appear to be growing more frequent and severe. While some research has been conducted on the impact...