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J Health Polit Policy Law (1977) 1 (4): 433–443.
Published: 01 August 1977
...Jerry L. Weaver There is a considerable body of literature that documents the higher infant mortality among American Blacks. This disparity has been attributed to many socioeconomic factors such as poor pre-and postnatal maternal health care, poor nutrition, inadequate housing, and so forth. Yet a...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2004) 29 (6): 1073–1108.
Published: 01 December 2004
... they document that interactions between parental low birth weight status and prenatal environment are associated with the risk of a low birth weight, and that interactions between a child's birth weight status and early childhood environment are associated with adult socioeconomic outcomes. In this...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1990) 15 (1): 169–189.
Published: 01 February 1990
... interests as a direct provider of services and to protect the public's interest. A state's political system and socioeconomic environment also influence the likelihood of passage of these regulations. Our findings run counter to the assumption often made by policymakers and researchers that regulations...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2002) 27 (4): 639–672.
Published: 01 August 2002
... other money that states are mandated to spend. Analyses of total expenditures found that socioeconomic factors drove spending but that party control of state legislatures made no difference in health policy making. By isolating discretionary state Medicaid expenditues from total spending figures, I...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1994) 19 (1): 107–147.
Published: 01 February 1994
... present debate over health care reform, little attention has been paid to the importance of public health agencies in protecting the public health. The resurgence of TB is a warning of the consequences of neglecting public health agencies and ignoring the socioeconomic problems that underlie it and other...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2005) 30 (6): 1131–1162.
Published: 01 December 2005
... evidence to show that at least two pressing problems in American society, namely the uneven distribution of educational attainment and health disparities linked to socioeconomic position, may be ameliorated through policy initiatives that link quality early childhood care, child development programs, and...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1984) 9 (3): 475–488.
Published: 01 June 1984
...E. Kathleen Adams; Stephen Zuckerman This study analyzes the incidence of medical malpractice claims since 1976. using data drawn from the 1982 core survey of the American Medical Association's Socioeconomic Monitoring System. The data show that, on average, physicians incurred twice as many claims...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1984) 9 (1): 63–80.
Published: 01 February 1984
... issue. This coalition was interested not only in biomedical, behavioral, and social aspects of aging, but also in socioeconomic concerns related to the rapidly increasing elderly population. The nature and purpose of the institute was greatly influenced by the political forces and social conditions...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2020) 45 (5): 831–845.
Published: 01 October 2020
...-standing public programs with an existing track record related to health equity. In this article, we discuss seven ACA provisions with regard to their intended and realized impact on social inequalities in health, focusing primarily on socioeconomic and racial/ethnic disparities. Arriving at its 10th...
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J Health Polit Policy Law 8893585.
Published: 22 February 2021
...Jamie R. Daw; Emily Eckert; Heidi L. Allen; Kristen Underhill Abstract The United States is facing a maternal health crisis with rising rates of maternal mortality and morbidity and stark disparities in maternal outcomes by race and socioeconomic status. Among the efforts to address this issue, one...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2017) 42 (5): 803–839.
Published: 01 October 2017
... characterization of group differences (by SES, race/ethnicity, or territory), and the theorized causes of health inequalities (socioeconomic structures versus health care system features). In all three countries, reports throughout the period alluded at least minimally to inequalities in social determinants as the...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2018) 43 (5): 877–895.
Published: 01 October 2018
... health and antipoverty programs. This deemphasis results not only in weaker socioeconomic support but also in rising medical costs, which are consuming an increasingly larger share of Americans' declining disposable income. References Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality . 2016 . “ Health...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2007) 32 (4): 595–636.
Published: 01 August 2007
... psychological, socioeconomic, and political concerns of its intended audience. Critical analysis of the NBAC suggests that future health campaigns would benefit from more diverse review panels and from a greater focus on providing accurate risk information about probabilities and trade-offs in order to enable...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2009) 34 (3): 325–359.
Published: 01 June 2009
.... Implementing model public participation and consultation processes can be informed by the Communities of Color Genetics Policy Project, which engaged individuals from African American and Latino communities of diverse socioeconomic levels in the process of “rational democratic deliberation” on ethical and...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2016) 41 (5): 873–916.
Published: 01 October 2016
... pregnancy on beliefs about people addicted to opioid pain relievers, perceptions of treatment effectiveness, policy attitudes, and emotional responses. Portraying a high socioeconomic status (SES) woman in the narrative lowered perceptions of individual blame for addiction and reduced public support for...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2016) 41 (4): 627–651.
Published: 01 August 2016
...David R. Williams; Valerie Purdie-Vaughns Abstract Large racial/ethnic and socioeconomic status (SES) differences in health persist in the United States. Eliminating these health disparities is a public health challenge of our time. This article addresses what is needed for social and behavioral...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2010) 35 (6): 889–920.
Published: 01 December 2010
... distributive preferences to accommodate these other health goals, particularly to prioritize the allocation of resources to the very sick regardless of their socioeconomic status. © 2011 by Duke University Press 2011 References Alesina A. Di Tella R. MacCulloch R. . 2004 . Inequality...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2011) 36 (6): 975–987.
Published: 01 December 2011
... polls can actually misrepresent the attitudes of the population. First, we show that respondents with lower levels of socioeconomic resources are systematically more likely to give a “don't know” response when asked their opinion about health care legislation. Second, these same individuals are more...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2011) 36 (1): 187–214.
Published: 01 February 2011
... complex interplay of socioeconomic status (SES), race, and racism as determinants of health in the United States and the United Kingdom. We find that (1) longer exposure of blacks to the recipient country is a risk for mortality in the United States but not in the United Kingdom; (2) adjustment for SES...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2013) 38 (1): 27–55.
Published: 01 February 2013
... (who resemble the typical FQHC patient). The analysis finds that a minority of board members are representative consumers, and telephone interviews with a stratified random sample of thirty FQHC board members confirmed the existence of significant socioeconomic gaps between consumer board members and...