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J Health Polit Policy Law (2007) 32 (1): 131–138.
Published: 01 February 2007
...Michael T. Heaney J. Eric Oliver. Fat Politics: The Real Story behind America's Obesity Epidemic. New York: Oxford University Press, 2005. 240 pp. $28.00 cloth. Duke University Press 2007 Campos, Paul. 2004 . The Obesity Myth: Why America's Obsession with Weight is Hazardous...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1998) 23 (3): 581–586.
Published: 01 June 1998
...Scott Burris Mark Carl Rom. Fatal Extraction: The Story behind the Florida Dentist Accused of Infecting His Patients with HIV and Poisoning Public Health. San Francisco: Jossey-Bass, 1997. 226 pp. $23.00 cloth. Copyright © 1998 by Duke University Press 1998 References Breyer , S...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2005) 30 (5): 965–978.
Published: 01 October 2005
...Ellen J. Fried Michael E. Oakes. Bad Foods: Changing Attitudes about What We Eat . New Brunswick, NJ: Transaction, 2004. 136 pp. $29.95 cloth. Kelly D. Brownell and Katherine Battle Horgen. Food Fight: The Inside Story of the Food Industry, America's Obesity Crisis, and What We Can Do...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2002) 27 (2): 318–321.
Published: 01 April 2002
...Robert B. Hackey John E. McDonough. Experiencing Politics: A Legislator's Stories of Government and Health Care. Berkeley: University of California Press,2000. 354 pp. $50.00 cloth; $19.95 paper. © 2002 by Duke University Press 2002 Books...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2000) 25 (6): 1149–1155.
Published: 01 December 2000
... Stories Make for Good Policy? David A. Hyman University of Maryland School of Law First-person narrative accounts have long been a staple of policy debates. Reform advocates understand that policy wonks and academics may...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2023) 48 (3): 457–461.
Published: 01 June 2023
... be said of medical aid in dying and end-of-life care, as they are deeply embedded in our communities and in our health system with all of its technological accomplishments, bureaucratic complexities, and inequalities. Although Buchbinder's stories are based on the experience of fewer than 50...
Published: 01 October 2020
Figure 3 Proportion of news stories referencing political actors by month, 2018–19. Notes : Data are from a content analysis of 1,247 news stories about health insurance–related keywords (see footnote 4) that aired on local evening news from October 2018 through July 2019. More
Published: 01 December 2014
Figure 2 Geographic Variation in Local Television News Coverage Mentioning the Affordable Care Act by Volume Overall and by Story Tone for Insurance-Product-Specific Coverage in the Two Weeks Following Rollout of the New Marketplaces, October 1–17, 2013 Note : For each of the 210 television More
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2003) 28 (5): 927–950.
Published: 01 October 2003
... health stories in the news and what they understand about the issues covered in those stories. On average, four in ten adults reported following health news stories closely. The public reports paying the most attention to stories about public health, followed by health policy and disease-related stories...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1986) 11 (2): 271–284.
Published: 01 April 1986
...Stephen Klaidman; Tom L. Beauchamp A review of national television, magazine, and newspaper coverage of the case of Baby Jane Doe indicates that most of it lacked perspective and context: stories were generally incomplete and often imprecise; reporting was sometimes inaccurate; and overall...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1991) 16 (4): 761–792.
Published: 01 August 1991
...Theodore R. Marmor The story of New York Blue Cross is one of complex interaction with state and federal regulators and also with hospitals, the medical profession, commercial insurers, and the public, who make up the regulatory environment. Negotiation, cooperation, and adaptation among parties...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2017) 42 (4): 709–717.
Published: 01 August 2017
... is more developed and provides stronger education in the United States, this story highlights the challenges in creating a shared environment of work and suggests the importance of balancing professional autonomy and effective teamwork. References Aiken Linda , Sloane Douglas M...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2018) 43 (3): 483–510.
Published: 01 June 2018
... researchers. Yet IPAB has fallen far short of the aspirations and enthusiasm that accompanied its establishment. It has remained in political purgatory, paralyzed by controversy and partisanship. We explore why IPAB has failed to live up to the hype and what the IPAB story tells us about the promise...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2021) 46 (2): 235–276.
Published: 01 April 2021
..., interviews with 25 leading experts, analysis of newsletters documenting all major obesity-related activities in China, interviews with 10 Euro-American experts, and extensive internet research on all major actors. Findings: This article tells two intertwined stories (institutional dynamics, science making...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2022) 47 (2): 131–158.
Published: 01 April 2022
... of assumptions about the mechanisms that produce disparities—a story, in other words, about where racial health disparities come from. Discursive boundaries set the parameters for policy debate, determining what is and is not included in proposed solutions. How one sees racial health disparities...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2022) 47 (6): 731–753.
Published: 01 December 2022
... story both illustrates and challenges many understandings of the problems with insurance, treatment, payment, and politics in the US health care system. It particularly highlights consequences of structuring price discounts as rebates to health plans or government instead of as lower individual prices...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2007) 32 (5): 785–818.
Published: 01 October 2007
... attorneys were unable to stop the procedure's diffusion. Plaintiffs' attorneys had a much easier and more sympathetic story to tell and were able to exploit vulnerabilities facing the defense. Duke University Press 2007 Ader, M. 1996 . Access to Investigational Treatments. Health Matrix 6...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2004) 29 (2): 177–202.
Published: 01 April 2004
... obstacles, including an underfunded,highly fragmented public health care system that has developed incrementally and incoherently over decades. However, a key to understanding the problem of access to health care in California involves a story of how ethnic conflict and partisan politics often conspire...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2004) 29 (2): 269–292.
Published: 01 April 2004
... with these advantages,however, the report card on the state's efforts is mixed. The state enacted a fairly modest set of reforms that were financed largely by the federal government and subject to extensive federal oversight. The Wisconsin story thus seems to be about the politics of incrementalism. But while critics...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1991) 16 (2): 215–250.
Published: 01 April 1991
... in 1983, 1985, and 1987, when the epidemic seemed likely to affect the “general population.” Only at such moments did public opinion shift and discussion and debate in government begin. Otherwise, the typical AIDS story tended less to sensationalize than to reassure, largely because journalists depended...