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Health care and public policy

Author: David A Reisman
Publisher: Cheltenham, UK ; Northampton, MA : Edward Elgar, ©2007.
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Health care absorbs an increasing share of resources in all countries. This book examines the ways in which governments can keep down morbidity and mortality while also ensuring that treatments are medically justifiable, economically cost-effective and socially equitable.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Reisman, David A.
Health care and public policy.
Cheltenham, UK ; Northampton, MA : Edward Elgar, ©2007
(DLC) 2007001396
(OCoLC)79002978
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: David A Reisman
ISBN: 9781847207135 1847207138
OCLC Number: 175279902
Description: 1 online resource (vi, 362 pages)
Contents: 1. Introduction: a thing apart?; 2. Health status and health care; 3. Needs and wants; 4. Payment for health; 5. The value of life; 6. Efficiency; 7. Utility; 8. Equity and equality; 9. Equality and health; 10. Cost; 11. Conclusion: containing the cost; Bibliography; Index.
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