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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 2011) 36 (1): 5–31.
Published: 01 February 2011
... and the United Kingdom seems to affirm the dominant view that the U.S. and U.K. welfare states have diverged substantially during the twentieth century. A comparison of U.S. and U.K. health policy, however, suggests that there are more parallels and points of tangency between the two systems than are...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 October 2006) 31 (5): 1020–1024.
Published: 01 October 2006
...Nicole F. Bernier Scott L. Greer. Territorial Politics and Health Policy—U.K. Policy in Comparative Perspective. Manchester: Manchester University Press, 2004. 275 pp. $74.95 cloth. Duke University Press 2006 Books...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1990) 15 (4): 709–753.
Published: 01 August 1990
... that have been established in other countries from the perspective of operations and effectiveness, little attention has been given to the applicability of the experience of other nations in securing these programs. This paper examines the development of national programs in the U.K. and Canada and...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1992) 17 (4): 667–688.
Published: 01 August 1992
... the quality of care and access to it could well deteriorate. Nations planning to use the U.K. system as a model are advised to use caution. Copyright © 1992 by Duke University Press 1992 References Aaron , H. J. , and W. B. Schwartz. 1984 . The Painful Prescription: Rationing Hospital...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1981) 5 (4): 653–686.
Published: 01 August 1981
... by assiduous contact of parents. None of the systems appears to instill in patients a life-long concern for dental health. Dental benefits for adults are provided in Sweden and the U.K.; in the latter, where such care has been provided for thirty years, there has been little problem controlling the...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 2011) 36 (1): 119–139.
Published: 01 February 2011
... U.S. policy has focused on technology creation, U.K. policy has been more oriented toward technology diffusion. This article surveys the sources of these differences. We consider the impacts of institutional, cultural, and other factors that may explain them, and emphasize that it is hard to...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 2011) 36 (1): 165–185.
Published: 01 February 2011
... remained quite localized at the state level until the early twentieth century and still retains many of those features. The U.K. approach became centralized from the latter part of the nineteenth century and has principally remained so. In both cases, disease surveillance was traditionally conceived as a...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 December 2009) 34 (6): 931–977.
Published: 01 December 2009
...John Abraham Coinciding with sixty years of the U.K. National Health Service (NHS), this article reviews the neglected area of the governance of the pharmaceutical industry and the NHS. It traces the relationships between the pharmaceutical industry, the state, and the NHS from the creation of the...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 December 2009) 34 (6): 1083–1084.
Published: 01 December 2009
... 2009 Books Received Health Care Delivery Health Care Errors and Patient Safety. Brian Hurwitz and Azis Sheikh, eds. West Sussex, U.K.: Wiley-Blackwell, 2009. 278 pp. $80.00 cloth. Marginalized Reproduction: Ethnicity, Infertility, and...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1990) 15 (3): 679–682.
Published: 01 June 1990
... Sweden. Part 1, consisting of five chapters, focuses on “factors influencing the health policy arena,” and part 2, an additional five chapters, turns to the “areas of potential dispute.” Chapter 1 presents a very brief and useful synopsis of the history of medical care in the U.K. and Sweden...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 October 2000) 25 (5): 945–951.
Published: 01 October 2000
...): 27 -39. Le Grand, J., N. Mays, and J. Mulligan, eds. 1998 . Learning from the NHS Internal Market: A Review of the Evidence . London: King's Fund. U.K. Department of Health. 1989 . Working for Patients . London: Stationery Office. ———. 1997 . The New NHS:Modern, Dependable . London...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 2006) 31 (4): 873–877.
Published: 01 August 2006
...: Cornell University Press, 2005. 288 pp. $49.95 cloth; $24.95 paper. Economics and Finance Compendium of Health Statistics: Seventeenth Edition 2005 – 2006. Peter Yuen. Abingdon, U.K.: Radcliffe, 2005. 400 pp. £199.00 plus VAT, cloth. The Dictionary of Health Economics. Anthony J. Culyer. Williston...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1992) 17 (4): 613–636.
Published: 01 August 1992
... pur- chasers and attempt to contract hospitals, clinics, and physicians for the highest quality services at the lowest possible price. Under either strategy, the U. S. depends on consumer demand to provide the fiscal constraint. In contrast, the U.K., Canada, Japan, and Germany use supply...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1992) 17 (4): 879–898.
Published: 01 August 1992
.... Bebbington, H. Charnley, and B. Baines. 1990 . Resources, Needs and Outcomes in Community-based Care. Aldershot, U.K.: Gower. Dieck , M. , and V. Garms-Homolova. 1991 . Home-Care Services in the Federal Republic of Germany. In Home Care for Older People in Europe: Policies and Practices, ed. A...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1989) 14 (2): 341–365.
Published: 01 April 1989
... attitudes developing based less on facts and more on myths among academics and the public alike. American comparative researchers have long been interested in comparing the U.S. system to that of the U.K. Odin Anderson chose to compare the U.S. system to both the Swedish and British health care...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 2005) 30 (1-2): 53–78.
Published: 01 April 2005
... that budget in the hands of government with the political authority and motivation to limit its growth. The downside is that this makes government open to allegations of underfunding, as in the fi nancial crisis in the U.K. NHS that confronted the Thatcher government in the winter of 1987–1988...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 2011) 36 (1): 33–57.
Published: 01 February 2011
.... Basingstoke, U.K. : Macmillan . BBC . 2008 . The NHS in Numbers: Then and Now . BBC News , June 27 . news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/health/7475035.stm (accessed January 25, 2010) . Bevan G. 2006 . A Third Way . BMJ 333 : 252 . Bevan G. Hamblin R. . 2009 . Hitting and...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 2004) 29 (3): 545–548.
Published: 01 June 2004
... World. Michael Fumento. San Francisco: Encounter, 2003. 510 pp. $28.95 cloth. Decisions and Dilemmas: Working with Mental Health Law. Jill Peay. Oxford, U.K.: Hart, 2003. 217 pp. $40.00 paper. No Margin, No Mission: Health Care Organizations and the Quest for Ethical Excel- lence. Steven D. Pearson...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 2010) 35 (3): 443–444.
Published: 01 June 2010
.... 183 pp. $34.95 cloth. Safer Surgery: Analysing Behaviour in the Operating Theatre. Rhona Flin and Lucy Mitchell, eds. Farnham, U.K.: Ashgate Publishing Company, 2009. 456 pp. $144.95 cloth. 444 Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law Health Law and Biomedical Ethics Chimeras, Hybrids...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 December 2003) 28 (6): 1135–1138.
Published: 01 December 2003
... Business, 2002. Leading Change: A Guide to Whole Systems Working. Margaret Attwood, Mike Peddler, Sue Pritchard, and David Wilkinson. Bristol, U.K.: Polity, 2003. 207 pp. $29.95 paper. Technology, Health Care, and Management in the Hospital of the Future. Eliezer Geisler, Koos Krabbendam, and Roel...