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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1987) 12 (1): 192–194.
Published: 01 February 1987
...Sandra Tanenbaum U.S. Congress, Office of Technology Assessment, Hearing Impairment and Elderly People: A Background Paper , OTA-BP-BA-30 (Washington, DC: Government Printing Office, 1986), 87 pp., $4.75. Copyright © 1987 by Duke University Press 1987 192 Journal of Health Politics...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1985) 10 (1): 228–230.
Published: 01 February 1985
.... Anne Kesselman Burns is currently a project director in the Health Program of the Office of Technology Assessment. She is responsible for OTA’s oversightAiaison function with the Prospective Payment Assessment Commission and works part-time on OTA’s design of an evaluation plan for...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1996) 21 (2): 183–184.
Published: 01 April 1996
... units somewhere under its institutional umbrella, including the General Accounting Office (GAO), the Congressional Budget Office (CBO), the Prospective Pay- ment Assessment Commission (ProPAC), the Physician Payment Review Commission (PPRC), and the Office of Technology Assessment (OTA). All had...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1996) 21 (2): 267–288.
Published: 01 April 1996
... . Malpractice Claims: Does the Past Predict the Future? Journal of the American Medical Association 272 : 1453 -1454. Tancredi , L. R. , and J. A. Barondess. 1978 . The Problem of Defensive Medicine. Science 200 : 879 -882. U.S. Congress, Office of Technology Assessment (OTA). 1991 . Project...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1999) 24 (4): 852–854.
Published: 01 August 1999
... Health Care. San Francisco: Jossey-Bass. Kessler, D., and M. McClellan. 1996. Two Doctors Practice Defensive Medicine? Quarterly Journal of Economics 111:353–390. Office of Technology Assessment (OTA). 1994. Defensive Medicine and Medical Malpractice. Washington, DC: OTA...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1999) 24 (4): 848–852.
Published: 01 August 1999
..., Markets, and the Quality of American Health Care. San Francisco: Jossey-Bass. Kessler , D. , and M. McClellan. 1996 . Two Doctors Practice Defensive Medicine?. Quarterly Journal of Economics 111 : 353 -390. Office of Technology Assessment (OTA). 1994 . Defensive Medicine and Medical...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1996) 21 (2): 403–407.
Published: 01 April 1996
.... Congress, where he was a member of the research staff of OTA’s assessment of defensive medicine and medical malpractice. He also contributed to an OTA study on the role of information technologies in health care, specifically clinical decision support systems and performance measurement. His research...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1985) 10 (1): 141–156.
Published: 01 February 1985
... Process for Individual Medical Tech- nologies (Source: OTA) guidelines distributed by HCFA. (These guidelines have been made more general in the past few years, on the assumption that contractors are familiar with medical and hospital practice .) Identification often occurs when a question...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1992) 17 (4): 972–975.
Published: 01 August 1992
.... Health Care Delivery Counseling Chemically Dependent People with HIV Illness. Edited by Michael Sher- noff. New York: Harrington Park, 1992. 172 pp. $14.95 paper. Home Drug Infuion Therapy under Medicare. U.S. Congress, Office of Technology Assessment. OTA-H-509. Washington. DC: U.S. Government...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 2014) 39 (1): 139–170.
Published: 01 February 2014
... to ascertain the benefits and costs of health care interventions and policies. One of the first key federal efforts was the Office of Technology Assessment (OTA), which was established by Congress in 1972 at the request of Senator Edward Kennedy (D-MA) to serve as an advisory body to Congress...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1987) 12 (1): 189–192.
Published: 01 February 1987
... debate, Medicare Policy should be required reading. The Urban Institute Katherine Swartz U. S . Congress, Office of Technology Assessment, Hearing Impairment and El- derly People-A Background Paper, OTA-BP-BA-30 (Washington, DC: Gov- ernment Printing Office, 1986...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1987) 12 (1): 194–197.
Published: 01 February 1987
... [hearing-related technologies] are usually minimal compared to the costs of the major architectural changes needed to accommodate people with mobility impairments” (p. 7). Hearing Impairment does not pursue the un- evenness with which Section 504 has been implemented, although OTA hy...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1987) 12 (4): 829–832.
Published: 01 August 1987
... U. S. Congress, Office of Technology Assessment, OTA-BA-306. 459 pp. Washington, DC: Government Printing Office, 1987. $19.00 The Problem Isn’t Age: Work and Older Americans. Edited by Steven H. Sandell. 162 pp. New York: Praeger Publishers, 1987. $35.95 Ethics and Philosophy Ethics...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1995) 20 (2): 524–527.
Published: 01 April 1995
... “to supply impartial infor- mation on the probable beneficial and adverse impacts of applications of technology” (p. 24). She highlights, as key models for this “institu- tionalized” TA, Congress’s Office of Technology Assessment (OTA) and the international Organization for Economic...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1986) 11 (3): 501–523.
Published: 01 June 1986
... whole had been “largely unaffected” by the intro- duction of the amendment These findings are supported in more recent studies. In 1984, the Office of Technology Assessment (OTA) also concluded that there is no evidence that the law, as implemented, had raised barriers to entry, reduced...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1987) 12 (1): 201–203.
Published: 01 February 1987
.... $37.50 Technologies for Detecting Heritable Mutations in Human Beings, OTA-H-298. 144 pp. Office of Technology Assessment, U.S. Congress. Washington, DC: Government Printing Office, September 1986 Reference Books Statistical Handbook on Aging Americans. By Frank L. Schick. 294 pp...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1994) 19 (1): 165–190.
Published: 01 February 1994
... to the Oregon Energy Facility Siting Council, January. Portland, OR: Oregon Panel. OTA (Office of Technology Assessment, U.S. Congress). 1989 . Biological Effects of Power Frequency Electric and Magnetic Fields. OTA-BP-E-53. Washington, DC: U.S. Government Printing Office. Overington , M...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1990) 15 (2): 271–304.
Published: 01 April 1990
... were not fully immunized against polio, rubella, mumps, or measles in 1985. Our immunization rates for DPT (diphtheria, pertussis, tetanus) among chil- dren under age l are half that of Western Europe, including Spain and Italy, and Canada and Israel (OTA 1988: 142-43). What is so ironic, of...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1999) 24 (1): 161–180.
Published: 01 February 1999
... Resources, 15 April. Office of Technology Assessment (OTA). 1992 . Evaluation of the Oregon Medicaid Proposal. Washington, DC: GPO. Oregon Health Plan. The Uninsured in Oregon, 1997. Salem: Office for Oregon Health Plan Research. Rosenbaum , Sara . 1992 . Poor Women, Poor Children, Poor...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1996) 21 (2): 219–241.
Published: 01 April 1996
... promoting wasteful use of medical resources and as a primary reason for tort reform (AMA Center for Health Policy Research [AMA] 1985; Shapiro et al. 1989; U.S. Congress, Office of Technology Assessment [OTA] 1994; Brennan and Rosenthal 1995). Many surveys have documented physicians’ belief that the...