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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1980) 5 (2): 368–374.
Published: 01 April 1980
.../Mazel, Inc., 1978), 273 pp. Copyright © 1980 by the Dept. of Health Administration, Duke University 1980 Review Essays Choices Posed by Alternative Treatment Modalities for End Stage Renal Disease Louanne Kennedy, BaruchCollegelMt. Sinai School of Medicine, The City of University of...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1981) 6 (3): 488–503.
Published: 01 June 1981
...Arthur L. Caplan This article examines the policy lessons to be learned from the American experience with the End-Stage Renal Disease program. This program was instituted in 1972 as an amendment to the Social Security Act to provide reimbursement for the costs of therapy to those persons suffering...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1989) 14 (1): 5–39.
Published: 01 February 1989
.... The federal government's involvement initially stemmed from its role as payer for end-stage renal disease services. In recent years, the rationale for intervention has changed, and the mechanism for implementing regulatory oversight has shifted to a private network run for the government by the United...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 2011) 36 (4): 717–755.
Published: 01 August 2011
...Lara Rosen; Aidan R. Vining; David L. Weimer Transplantation is generally the treatment of choice for those suffering from kidney failure. Not only does transplantation offer improved quality of life and increased longevity relative to dialysis, it also reduces end-stage renal disease program...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1988) 13 (3): 565–579.
Published: 01 June 1988
...Mark D. Koepke; John A. Nyman; John A. Koepke Blood transfusions have almost always been confined to hospital settings in the past. Recent medical care trends have shifted some therapies (e.g., renal dialysis, hemophilia treatment) into the patient's home. Transfusions are now being given in...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1981) 6 (3): 504–519.
Published: 01 June 1981
...Robert L. Steinbrook A profound kidney shortage compromises the effective care of renal failure patients in the United States and other nations. This article discusses the need for kidneys, the procurement of live donor and cadaver organs, and strategies to increase organ donation. It suggests that...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1987) 12 (4): 818–820.
Published: 01 August 1987
..., Borrowed Time: Artijkial Organs and the Politics of Ex- tending Lives (Philadelphia: Temple University Press, 1986), 214 pp., $24.95 When we examine the health policy concerns surrounding end-stage renal dis- ease (ESRD) and dialysis and transplant treatment, we are looking at both an...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1987) 12 (4): 820–822.
Published: 01 August 1987
... Ex- tending Lives (Philadelphia: Temple University Press, 1986), 214 pp., $24.95 When we examine the health policy concerns surrounding end-stage renal dis- ease (ESRD) and dialysis and transplant treatment, we are looking at both an exemplar and an anomaly. Before the development of...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1988) 13 (3): 405–423.
Published: 01 June 1988
.... Scribner. Seattle: University of Washington and Seattle Artificial Kidney Center. Deitch , Rodney . 1984 . UK's Poor Record in Treatment of Renal Failure. Lancet ii ( 7 July ): 53 . de Wardener , H. E. 1966 . Some Ethical and Economic Problems Associated with Intermittent Hemodialysis...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1989) 14 (3): 643–645.
Published: 01 June 1989
..., and France. By Lynn Payer. 204 pp. New York: Henry Holt, 1988. The Misfortunes of Others: End-Stage Renal Disease in the United Kingdom. By Thomas Halper. 219 pp. New York: Cambridge University Press, 1989. $44.50. Economics and Financing Comparing the Peqormance of For-Profit and Not-For...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1982) 7 (2): 526–527.
Published: 01 April 1982
... and comprehensive descrip- tion of a tortuously complex topic, which is the type of fine treatment one would expect from its author, a former chairman of the Massachusetts Rate Setting Commission), the End-Stage Renal Disease program, and the impact of federal programs on long-term care. A...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1989) 14 (1): 191–227.
Published: 01 February 1989
... Aid Spurs Victims to Turn Actor to Avert Death. New York Times , 1 May. Eggers , P. W. 1988 . Effect of Transplantation on the Medicare End-Stage Renal Disease Program. New England Journal of Medicine 318 ( 4 ): 223 -29. Englehardt Jr. H. T. . 1985 . Allocating Scarce Medical...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1989) 14 (1): 237–238.
Published: 01 February 1989
... Roger M. Smith), and Suing Gov- ernment: Citizen Remedies for OfJicial Wrongs (Yale University Press, 1983). Richard A. Rettig, Ph.D., currently directs a congressionally mandated study of the Med- icare end-stage renal disease program for the Institute of Medicine, National Academy of Sciences...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1989) 14 (1): 115–167.
Published: 01 February 1989
... Medicare End-Stage Renal Disease Program. New England Journal of Medicine 318 ( 4 ): 223 -29. Eggold , Robert . 1983 . Trauma Care Regionalization: A Necessity. Journal of Trauma 23 ( 3 ): 260 -62. Employee Benefit Research Institute. 1984 . Rationing High-Cost Health Care: The Case...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1989) 14 (1): 41–56.
Published: 01 February 1989
.... Press. Eggers , P. 1988 . Effect of Transplantation on Medicare End-Stage Renal Disease Program. New England Journal of Medicine 318 ( 4 ): 223 -29. Evans , R. 1985 . National Heart Transplantation Study. Seattle, WA: Battelle Human Affairs Research Center. Gallup Organization...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1983) 8 (2): 235–250.
Published: 01 April 1983
... doing so are complex and need not concern us;13 but the step itself was critical, because both dialysis and kidney transplants are expensive to the point of being beyond the means of almost all Americans. In 1972 Congress passed the End-Stage Renal Disease (ESRD) Program (PL 92-603), by which it...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 2010) 35 (2): 289–293.
Published: 01 April 2010
... “rational democratic deliberation” that escapes the polarizing rigidity preventing the consensus necessary to reduce costs by rationing. Chapters 6 – 11 provide more detailed analysis of rationing in difficult cases ranging from end-stage renal disease to organ transplants. Chapters 12 – 14...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 2010) 35 (2): 294–296.
Published: 01 April 2010
... “rational democratic deliberation” that escapes the polarizing rigidity preventing the consensus necessary to reduce costs by rationing. Chapters 6 – 11 provide more detailed analysis of rationing in difficult cases ranging from end-stage renal disease to organ transplants. Chapters 12 – 14...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 2010) 35 (2): 296–301.
Published: 01 April 2010
... “rational democratic deliberation” that escapes the polarizing rigidity preventing the consensus necessary to reduce costs by rationing. Chapters 6 – 11 provide more detailed analysis of rationing in difficult cases ranging from end-stage renal disease to organ transplants. Chapters 12 – 14...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1979) 4 (2): 138–141.
Published: 01 April 1979
... risen so much, and because the burden of those expenditures is felt by virtually everyone, the extent of society’s obligation to finance health care is being argued. Usually the issue is raised during discussion of expensive and exotic lifesaving technology, e.g., heart transplant or renal...