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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1980) 5 (1): 6–9.
Published: 01 February 1980
...Arthur Zucker Decisions regarding the legislation of drugs such as laetrile require a careful analysis of the concept of terminal. If “terminal” is characterized to allow for a time span between diagnosis and death, and if cure is not taken as a paramount goal of a drug, then safety and...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1979) 4 (1): 11–29.
Published: 01 February 1979
... patient has suffered from this change, too, often feeling profoundly alienated from the entire medical apparatus. For terminally ill patients, the problem is especially severe; but the hospice approach (patient-centered like the old medieval hospital, and yet owing much to modern specialization and...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 December 2018) 43 (6): 1041–1046.
Published: 01 December 2018
...Magda Schaler-Haynes Carol Sanger . About Abortion: Terminating Pregnancy in Twenty-First-Century America . Cambridge : Belknap Press , 2017 . 320 pp. $29.95 . Copyright © 2018 by Duke University Press 2018 In About Abortion , Carol Sanger serves up a textured, heavily...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1980) 5 (2): 250–276.
Published: 01 April 1980
...Carla Dowben Natural Death Acts have been enacted in eight states in an effort to permit terminally ill patients an opportunity to refuse extraordinary therapeutic measures. In part, these laws reflect fear of a painful, lingering terminal illness which actually occurs in a very small minority of...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1976) 1 (3): 285–294.
Published: 01 June 1976
... II when a decision was made to link VA hospitals to medical schools. This linkage in large measure has been responsible for the program's focus on acute care. The VA professional staff prefers an even greater interaction of the program with medical education. Others suggest its termination. The...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1998) 23 (3): 483–515.
Published: 01 June 1998
...John A. Rizzo; John H. Goddeeris Legal suits contesting the denial or termination of hospital staff privileges are the most common antitrust cases involving medical markets. There is, however, very little evidence about the economic implications for the physicians of having staff privileges. Using...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1993) 18 (4): 927–935.
Published: 01 August 1993
... can also be used to achieve other important policy objectives, such as increasing access to care for the uninsured and increasing lay participation in health policy planning. In sum, rather than fading away after the termination of federal support for health planning in 1986, state CON programs are...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1979) 4 (2): 142–154.
Published: 01 April 1979
..., introduction of fees for services, disruption of program continuity, service delays, demoralization of public employees, termination of contracts with community clinics, and drastic reductions in staff and services by special districts. Copyright © 1979 by the Dept. of Health Administration, Duke University...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 2018) 43 (4): 605–650.
Published: 01 August 2018
... one social program terminated by Congress—also involving health care coverage expansions for millions of beneficiaries and imposing costs on identifiable constituencies—the MCCA experience could provide insights into the politics that define the fate of the ACA. This article compares and contrasts the...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 2000) 25 (2): 391–402.
Published: 01 April 2000
...-of-Life Decision Making. New England of Journal Medicine 337 (24): 1768 -1771. Quill, T. E., B. Lo, and D. Brock. 1997 . Palliative Options of Last Resort: A Comparison of Voluntarily Stopping Eating and Drinking, Terminal Sedation, Physician-Assisted Suicide, and Voluntary Active Euthanasia...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 2000) 25 (2): 377–378.
Published: 01 April 2000
... Remmelink study, those who opposed voluntary euthanasia on the grounds that it would lead to involuntary killing expressed alarm at the so-called Remmelink thousand—the approximate number of cases of termination of life performed without a specific request...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 2000) 25 (2): 378–381.
Published: 01 April 2000
... killing expressed alarm at the so-called Remmelink thousand—the approximate number of cases of termination of life performed without a specific request reported in that study. But Griffiths points out that there is no evidence that the level of nonvoluntary termination...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 2000) 25 (2): 382–387.
Published: 01 April 2000
... number of cases of termination of life performed without a specific request reported in that study. But Griffiths points out that there is no evidence that the level of nonvoluntary termination of life in the Netherlands in 1990 was any higher than in countries like...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 2000) 25 (2): 387–391.
Published: 01 April 2000
... killing expressed alarm at the so-called Remmelink thousand—the approximate number of cases of termination of life performed without a specific request reported in that study. But Griffiths points out that there is no evidence that the level of nonvoluntary termination...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 2000) 25 (2): 402–414.
Published: 01 April 2000
... inconclusive. After the Remmelink study, those who opposed voluntary euthanasia on the grounds that it would lead to involuntary killing expressed alarm at the so-called Remmelink thousand—the approximate number of cases of termination of life performed without a...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 2000) 25 (2): 415–430.
Published: 01 April 2000
... Remmelink study, those who opposed voluntary euthanasia on the grounds that it would lead to involuntary killing expressed alarm at the so-called Remmelink thousand—the approximate number of cases of termination of life performed without a specific request...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 2000) 25 (2): 431–434.
Published: 01 April 2000
... Remmelink study, those who opposed voluntary euthanasia on the grounds that it would lead to involuntary killing expressed alarm at the so-called Remmelink thousand—the approximate number of cases of termination of life performed without a specific request...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1985) 10 (3): 565–578.
Published: 01 June 1985
... seen as a humane and sensible alternative to the impersonal technological intervention that accompanies the last days of life for some terminally ill patients. Traditionally, health care providers such as hos- The research for this paper was completed while the author was a Program...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1980) 5 (3): 400–404.
Published: 01 June 1980
... focused on the laetrile controversy as his point of depar- ture for discussion of the fate of patients with terminal illness. His tenden- tious remarks did injustice both to those patients who seek treatment with laetrile, and to the medical profession which has been critical of it. The...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 December 2013) 38 (6): 1129–1148.
Published: 01 December 2013
... dilemmas about the funding of costly new health care technology. These dilemmas are particularly acute, and particularly common, in relation to end-of-life treatments such as new drugs for patients with terminal cancer. The United Kingdom is perhaps unusual in having developed a systematic, transparent...