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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1998) 23 (2): 265–290.
Published: 01 April 1998
...Mae Thamer; Niall Brennan; Rafael Semansky Six countries—Canada, France, Japan, Sweden, the United Kingdom, and the United States—were studied to compare public policies affecting the development and marketing of pharmaceuticals for rare diseases (i.e., orphan drugs). Information was obtained from...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 December 1998) 23 (6): 1037–1039.
Published: 01 December 1998
...:395–396 Thamer, Mae, Niall Brennan, and Rafael Semansky. A Cross-National Comparison of Orphan Drug Policies: Implications for the U.S. Orphan Drug Act, 2:265–290 Vining, Aidan. See Schwindt Weissert, Carol S., and Susan L. Silberman. Sending a Policy Signal: State Legislatures, Medical...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1995) 20 (1): 230–232.
Published: 01 February 1995
... these techniques and principles to meet the changed and still evolving effect of the HIV/AIDS epidemic. Carol Levine, The Orphan Project Reference Lightman, Alan. 1993. Einstein’s Dreams. New York: Pantheon. ...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1995) 20 (3): 824–827.
Published: 01 June 1995
... Copyright © 1995 by Duke University Press 1995 824 Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law Books Received AIDS AIDS and the New Orphans: Coping with Death. Barbara 0.Dane and Carol Levine, eds. Westport, CT: Greenwood Publishing...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 2008) 33 (2): 325–327.
Published: 01 April 2008
... far from the costs that companies them- selves report in their audited IRS forms for tax credits on orphan drug trials. DiMasi, Hansen, and Grabowski would have you believe I wrote that “$300 million is the median R&D cost per approved new drug for our data” (emphasis added); but $300 million...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1998) 23 (2): 419–422.
Published: 01 April 1998
.... Thamer’s recent pub- lications have focused on vulnerable populations such as those with orphan condi- 422 Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law tions (as presented in this issue), patients ineligible for Medicare and/or Medicaid, and the foreign-born population. Dr. Thamer received her...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 2006) 31 (4): 873–877.
Published: 01 August 2006
.... Widows and Orphans First: The Family Economy and Social Welfare Policy 1880 – 1939. S. J. Kleinberg. Champaign, IL: University of Illinois Press, 2005. 248 pp. $35.00 cloth. Medical Anthropology and Sociology Dr. Golem: How to Think about Medicine. Harry Collins and Trevor Pinch. Chicago...
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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 August 2012) 37 (4): 729–732.
Published: 01 August 2012
... number of other important health policy issues that are not included here that could have constituted discrete chapters . . . home care and long- term care; Aboriginal health care and policy focusing on other vulnerable or underrepresented groups; rural health care; bioethics; orphan diseases...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1978) 3 (1): 136–139.
Published: 01 February 1978
..., guardianship of physically incapacitated patients, estate administration for neglected decedents and financial management for orphaned children. The U .S. Senate Special Committee on Aging in July 1977 urged the establishment of a public fiduciary office in all states and provided model...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1995) 20 (1): 265–269.
Published: 01 February 1995
... her law degree from Duke University in 1973 and her masters of public health from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill in 1979. Carol Levine is executive director of The Orphan Project: Families and Children in the AIDS Epidemic, a research project in New York City. Antonia...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 October 2007) 32 (5): 895–913.
Published: 01 October 2007
... pharmaceutical companies to the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) were $11 million for orphan drug candidates and $33.6 million for all orphan NMEs, an average of $22.5 million (Love 2003: 7 – 8). Clinical trials for orphan drug candidates may differ in some ways but not by a lot. In sum, the CBO had good...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1996) 21 (1): 159–166.
Published: 01 February 1996
... when newborns, orphans, and the chil- dren and neighbors’ children of researchers were exposed to danger— and sometimes harmed. Moreover, animal protection advocates acted on their expressed concern for children by creating the first children’s pro- tection societies. Although the earliest state...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1996) 21 (1): 159–166.
Published: 01 February 1996
... perhaps deliberately exaggerated, the threat to children will be sobered by descriptions of many instances when newborns, orphans, and the chil- dren and neighbors’ children of researchers were exposed to danger— and sometimes harmed. Moreover, animal protection advocates acted on their expressed...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1995) 20 (2): 391–398.
Published: 01 April 1995
..., the institutional labyrinth can only be negotiated by waves of popular support. Congress responds to telephone calls and faxes. Popular support means a simple, familiar, comprehensible reform. The centrist health vision, managed competition, swiftly proved a political orphan-precisely as...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 2003) 28 (4): 615–658.
Published: 01 August 2003
.... Semansky. 1998 . A Cross-National Comparison of Orphan Drug Policies: Implications for the U.S. Orphan Drug Act. Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law 23 : 265 -290. Torrance, G., B. Markham, D. Feeny, D. Rosenbloom, and A. Gafni. 1990 . Risk-Benefit and Quality of Life Analyses of...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1990) 15 (2): 341–355.
Published: 01 April 1990
... orphan drugs, but politically, there are no orphan diseases. In late 1989, public health officials in several states with the highest incidence of HIV disease wanted to mobilize support for larger and broader federal subsidies for prescription drugs. They argued that new drug treatments...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1983) 8 (2): 277–292.
Published: 01 April 1983
... House by Rep. Dan Mariott, Democrat from Utah, on 1 April 1982. It too died in committee. One small portion of the bill was salvaged, however, when Senator Hatch attached it as a rider to the Orphan Drug Act which was subsequently passed by the lame-duck Congress on 17 December 1982. The...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 2004) 29 (3): 431–442.
Published: 01 June 2004
... of review is when decision rules are set.3 And in fact the beginning of review is when the dominant parame- ters of NDA review—the priority ratings, orphan drug designations, accelerated designations, and review team—are almost always fixed. It is for these three reasons that analysts of FDA...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1988) 13 (1): 195–206.
Published: 01 February 1988
... implies the existence of horrendous prob- lems facing the health and medical care system after a total military, political, and social defeat-defeat that left about half the civilian population widowed, orphaned, or wounded, and that left many homeless, hungry, and cold-the au- thor hardly has...