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Product Description: Winner of the CHOICE Outstanding Academic Title of the Choice ACRLHealth care reform has been a dominant theme in public discourse for decades now. The passage of the Affordable Care Act was a major milestone, but rather than quell the rhetoric, it has sparked even more heated debate...read more

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9781421420714, titled "Introduction to Us Health Policy: The Organization, Financing, and Delivery of Health Care in America" | 4th edition (Johns Hopkins Univ Pr, October 18, 2016), cover price $100.00 | also contains Introduction to U.S. Health Policy: The Organization, Financing, and Delivery of Health Care in America, Introduction to U.S. Health Policy: The Organization, Financing, and Delivery of Health Care in America | About this edition: Winner of the CHOICE Outstanding Academic Title of the Choice ACRLHealth care reform has been a dominant theme in public discourse for decades now.
9781421402178 | 3 edition (Johns Hopkins Univ Pr, October 5, 2011), cover price $75.00 | also contains Introduction to U.S. Health Policy: The Organization, Financing, and Delivery of Health Care in America, Introduction to U.S. Health Policy: The Organization, Financing, and Delivery of Health Care in America

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9781421420721, titled "Introduction to Us Health Policy: The Organization, Financing, and Delivery of Health Care in America" | 4 reprint edition (Johns Hopkins Univ Pr, October 18, 2016), cover price $55.00 | also contains Introduction to U.S. Health Policy: The Organization, Financing, and Delivery of Health Care in America, Introduction to U.S. Health Policy: The Organization, Financing, and Delivery of Health Care in America
9781421402185 | 3 edition (Johns Hopkins Univ Pr, October 11, 2011), cover price $50.00 | also contains Introduction to U.S. Health Policy: The Organization, Financing, and Delivery of Health Care in America, Introduction to U.S. Health Policy: The Organization, Financing, and Delivery of Health Care in America
9780801885754 | 2 edition (Johns Hopkins Univ Pr, May 30, 2007), cover price $52.95
9789990845754 | Prentice Hall, October 1, 2001, cover price $0.02 | also contains Introduction to U.S. Health Policy: The Organization, Financing, and Delivery of Health Care in America, Introduction to U.S. Health Policy: The Organization, Financing, and Delivery of Health Care in America

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Product Description: While 40 percent of premature deaths in the United States can be attributed to such dangerous behaviors as smoking, overeating, inactivity, and drug or alcohol use, medical education has generally failed to address how these behaviors are influenced by social forces...read more

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9781421418605 | 1 edition (Johns Hopkins Univ Pr, October 5, 2015), cover price $44.95 | About this edition: While 40 percent of premature deaths in the United States can be attributed to such dangerous behaviors as smoking, overeating, inactivity, and drug or alcohol use, medical education has generally failed to address how these behaviors are influenced by social forces.

The health care system in the United States has been called the best in the world, but many of its residents cannot afford or do not have access to adequate care. Health Disparities in the United States explores how socioeconomic status, race, and ethnic make-up affect health disparities; what the wide gulf in care and health outcomes means for the medical community, cultural subsets, and society at large; and how to address the issue effectively.Topics examined include:• The relationship between income and social status and health care and outcomes• The effect of race and ethnicity on health and the availability of care• Conscious, unconscious, and institutionalized bias in treatment options• How and when race and ethnicity should be taken into account in treating illness• Practical and practicable ideas for reducing health disparitiesAnalyzing the complex web of social forces that influence health outcomes in the United States, this book is a vital teaching tool and a comprehensive reference for social science and medical professionals.

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9780801888205 | 1 edition (Johns Hopkins Univ Pr, May 16, 2008), cover price $75.00

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9780801888212 | 1 edition (Johns Hopkins Univ Pr, May 15, 2008), cover price $42.00 | About this edition: The health care system in the United States has been called the best in the world, but many of its residents cannot afford or do not have access to adequate care.

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Product Description: This book raises fundamental questions about the propriety of continuing to use a premedical curriculum developed more than a century ago to select students for training as future physicians for the twenty-first century. In it, Dr...read more

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9780801894169 | 1 edition (Johns Hopkins Univ Pr, March 2, 2010), cover price $50.00 | About this edition: This book raises fundamental questions about the propriety of continuing to use a premedical curriculum developed more than a century ago to select students for training as future physicians for the twenty-first century.

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