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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1978) 2 (4): 531–559.
Published: 01 August 1978
... Mental Health Centers: Politics and Therapy Richard Rumer, Duke University Abstract. This paper traces the development of theory and public awareness of mental health from 1900 to 1960, with particular stress on the rise of social psychiatric models and the...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1978) 3 (2): 163–180.
Published: 01 April 1978
...Anne R. Somers Copyright © 1978 by the Department of Health Administration, Duke University Press 1978 Position Paper The High Cost of Health Care for the Elderly: Diagnosis, Prognosis, and Some Suggestions for Therapy Anne R. Sorners, College of Medicine and...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1980) 5 (2): 250–276.
Published: 01 April 1980
... patients. These acts fail to take into account that (1) a small but significant fraction of patients judged terminal by their attending physicians survive for a much longer time than predicted and even recover, (2) in many cases, “extraordinary therapy” will restore critically ill or even unconscious...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1982) 7 (1): 163–196.
Published: 01 February 1982
... prohibits trained nonphysician acupuncturists, mostly Orientals, from performing the therapy. Although all states permit licensed physicians to practice acupuncture with little or no training, few physicians have shown any interest in learning acupuncture and adding it to their practice. The result is that...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1980) 5 (3): 535–553.
Published: 01 June 1980
... health status through “lifestyle” adjustments, as well as a diverse amalgamation of practitioners (both medical and otherwise), who offer a wide range of therapies outside the mainstream of modern medical practice. Holistic health care has lately become the rubric under which these therapies are grouped...
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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 October 2007) 32 (5): 785–818.
Published: 01 October 2007
... persuasive evidence of clinical effectiveness. In response, many women sued to compel coverage. After years of litigation and the expenditure of approximately $3 billion, randomized clinical trials (RCTs) showed that the procedure was no more effective and possibly more harmful than conventional therapy. To...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1991) 16 (2): 383–395.
Published: 01 April 1991
...Elizabeth Villiers Gemmette “Selective pregnancy reduction” is a medical procedure used to reduce a multiple pregnancy, often a multiple pregnancy induced by in vitro fertilization or drug therapy. In such instances, healthy embryos are sacrificed in order to maximize the chances of survival of the...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 2015) 40 (1): 227–232.
Published: 01 February 2015
... covered in both programs (e.g., surgery that has been authorized but not yet performed; ongoing prescription medications for chronic illness; or some but not all therapy or counseling sessions have been completed); and (4) the loss of coverage for a service that is not a covered benefit in the new 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 2009) 34 (3): 301–323.
Published: 01 June 2009
...Ronald Bayer; Claire Edington Two years ago, in May 2007, UNAIDS and WHO issued new guidelines on HIV testing. Prepared to meet the demands of the AIDS pandemic and the prospects of extending the benefits of antiretroviral therapy to regions where such treatment had been all but out of reach, the...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 December 2017) 42 (6): 1065–1098.
Published: 01 December 2017
... substantive topics at issue include the scope of services guaranteed by parity laws, coverage of certain habilitative therapies such as applied behavioral analysis for autism spectrum disorders, credentialing standards for MH/SUD providers, determinations regarding the medical necessity of MH/SUD services...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 December 1998) 23 (6): 973–994.
Published: 01 December 1998
... thirteen years, the Harvard Medical School Joint Center for Radiation Therapy (JCRT) has developed an integrated radiation oncology program designed to serve simultaneously the needs of the community, teaching hospitals, medical schools, and faculty. The structure and function of this program are described...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1982) 7 (3): 755–756.
Published: 01 June 1982
... tool for a course in Law and Psychiatry. The least useful chapters, to my mind, are the theoretical ones, particularly the discussion of the Supreme Court’s decision in Addington v. Texas. Part Two, headed “Law and Therapy,” includes a chapter on the Cali- fornia Supreme Court’s celebrated...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1986) 11 (3): 537–541.
Published: 01 June 1986
... write a history of the development of the specialty of “rehabilitation medicine,” which includes physiatry, occupational therapy, physical therapy, and vocational services; and to use this history as “data” to support their hypothesis that specialization may be explained in terms of a market...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1994) 19 (1): 149–154.
Published: 01 February 1994
... wish to note how the clash between the demands of the public health and the liberty of the individual may conflict as efforts are made to forge policies designed to confront the resurgence of tubercu- losis. Here I will focus on just two-prophylaxis and directly observed therapy-both of which...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 October 1997) 22 (5): 1295–1308.
Published: 01 October 1997
.... H. 1991a . Clinical Reasoning in Medicine Compared with Clinical Reasoning in Occupational Therapy. American Journal of Occupational Therapy 45 ( 11 ): 988 -996. Fleming , M. H. 1991b . The Therapist with the Three-Track Mind. American Journal of Occupational Therapy 45 ( 11...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 October 1997) 22 (5): 1295–1308.
Published: 01 October 1997
... by F. Bradley and T. J. Trenn, and edited by T. J. Trenn and R. K. Merton. Chicago: University of Chicago Press. Fleming , M. H. 1991a . Clinical Reasoning in Medicine Compared with Clinical Reasoning in Occupational Therapy. American Journal of Occupational Therapy 45 ( 11 ): 988 -996...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1984) 9 (1): 31–40.
Published: 01 February 1984
... likely to withstand the most rigorous cost- effectiveness analysis, many of them are apt to stand the test of time as well: chronic insulin therapy may someday be obsolete, but a definitive treatment for congestive heart failure or all forms of pain seems unlikely indeed. The distinction...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 December 1998) 23 (6): 1033–1035.
Published: 01 December 1998
... prior to joining the faculty of Harvard Medical School. He is currently the Alvan T. and Viola D. Fuller-American Cancer Society Professor of Radiation Oncology and chairman of the Joint Center for Radiation Therapy. In addition to practicing clinical medicine, he heads a laboratory research program...