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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 October 1999) 24 (5): 949–956.
Published: 01 October 1999
... Insurance Experiment Group (IEG). 1993 . Free for All? Lessons from the RAND Health Insurance Experiment. Cambridge: Harvard University Press. Managed Care as Victim or Villain? Kenneth E. Thorpe Emory...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1996) 21 (4): 853–859.
Published: 01 August 1996
...Michael E. Whitcomb Copyright © 1996 by Duke University Press 1996 Commentary Physician Supply Policy: A Victim of Politics in the Era of Pork Michael E. Whitcomb...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1983) 8 (2): 277–292.
Published: 01 April 1983
... fallout from this testing. The victims are pressuring the government to accept liability for its actions and offer compensation for the damages. To date, however, their efforts have been largely unsuccessful. This article analyzes the politics of the atomic compensation movement, from its beginnings...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1988) 13 (4): 705–721.
Published: 01 August 1988
...Nancy M. P. King; Wanda M. Hunter; Desmond K. Runyan Concerned about the possible detrimental impact of the investigative process and court proceedings on child victims of sexual abuse, many child advocates have proposed extensive evidentiary and procedural revisions of the court process. As part...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 2008) 33 (4): 761–798.
Published: 01 August 2008
...E. Donald Elliott; Sanjay A. Narayan; Moneen S. Nasmith Our article analyzes whether the federal government may constitutionally supplant a traditional system of common-law trials before state judges and juries with new federal institutions designed by statute for compensating victims of medical...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1989) 14 (4): 707–718.
Published: 01 August 1989
...Andrew D. Freeman; John M. Freeman Sixty percent of malpractice premiums paid by obstetricians go to cover suits for alleged birth-related cerebral palsy (CP). Yet substantially less than half of that money goes to CP victims, and less than 10 percent of children with CP receive any compensation at...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1993) 18 (4): 996–999.
Published: 01 August 1993
... the strands, and Reich excels here. He draws upon a wide background in toxic contamination studies, public health policy, social movements, and comparative politics. In his words, the central issue of victims seeking redress has three phases: “making the problem public, organizing group action...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1993) 18 (1): 241–243.
Published: 01 February 1993
... sexual abuse seems to peak when victims are between these ages. Karl Pillemer and Susan Frankel make a particularly compelling case that the body of scientific knowledge regarding domestic violence against the elderly is both scarce and flawed. Many states incor- porated strategies...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1987) 12 (2): 371–375.
Published: 01 April 1987
... tort.” A substance is suspected of causing harm to numerous individuals, but the pathways of causation are difficult to detect and the latency period from exposure to harm may extend over decades. The victims typically may not even know they have been exposed to the offending substance. It is...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1988) 13 (4): 787–789.
Published: 01 August 1988
... associate on an NIMH longitudinal study of children born to low-income mothers. She has participated in federally funded research on sexually abused children since 1985 and is currently a staff member on the Child Victim as Witness Research and Development Project, a collaborative three-year study...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1989) 14 (4): 852–855.
Published: 01 August 1989
... towards AIDS and its victims without considering dis- crimination. Missing metaphors notwithstanding, the essay is a brilliant gem. It radiates- dare I say it-a thousand points of light. Its 95 pages have more to say about health policy and politics than most books three times its length...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1990) 15 (3): 664–672.
Published: 01 June 1990
... looking where he is firing) and which directly injures exactly one innocent tort victim (thereby killing the young child frolicking in the woods). But the injured increasingly are victims of probabilities. Their injuries are the unfortunate outcomes of living, working, or playing in a modem society...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1982) 7 (3): 755–756.
Published: 01 June 1982
... of a duty to warn the intended victim would destroy the therapeutic alliance between therapist and patient neces- sary for effective treatment of the patient. Wexler counters with analyses of studies indicating that victims often contribute to the violence perpe- trated on them, and that...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 2001) 26 (2): 453–456.
Published: 01 April 2001
... it used to be and than it is in many civilized societies. Above all, one should not overlook that the main victims of crime continue to be the poor and the disadvan- taged, exactly those populations Professor Morone champions. Morone is correct to...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 2002) 27 (2): 267–272.
Published: 01 April 2002
... shootings in these towns shocked both the nation and the world. Most striking about these shootings has been the young age of the per- petrators and that these events were multiple shootings, with many of the victims killed almost at random. The shootings had many other similari- ties—indeed some may...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1982) 7 (2): 521–523.
Published: 01 April 1982
... focus. The argument starts out with the assertion that “Many patients cannot afford to pay for the drugs they need” (p. 4). Three examples of such people are furnished: Medicare recipients; Medicaid recipients in many states; and victims of chronic, debilitating diseases. No data are supplied...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1986) 11 (3): 551–554.
Published: 01 June 1986
... beast, never sure when to stop trying to resuscitate victims so that we can help change the conditions which are victimizing them. The contradictions are not resolved by the fact that we, too, exploited by managers, investors, and productivity demands, have be- come victims of a sort. There is a...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1983) 8 (1): 120–143.
Published: 01 February 1983
... it recommends as optimal. (2) Particular victims are usually unidentifiable. Regulatory QRBA will often address the potential exposure of very large populations to environ- mental, consumer, or occupational risks, the expected effects of which will be randomly distributed. The particular...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1998) 23 (3): 581–586.
Published: 01 June 1998
... Accused of Infecting His Patients with HIV and Poisoning Pub- lic Health. San Francisco: Jossey-Bass, 1997. 226 pp. $23.00 cloth. In the spring and summer of 1990, the United States was struck by an epidemic of iatrogenic HIV infection. Americans watched in horror as the victims sickened before their...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1994) 19 (3): 633–642.
Published: 01 June 1994
... States today. The Sample Our sample of MS victims, selected randomly from the mailing list of the Indiana chapter of the National Multiple Sclerosis Society, was fairly typical of the MS population nationwide (NINCDS 1985; NMSS 1991). MS, a degenerative neurological disease afflicting an...