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Health Law and Policy: The Impact of the EU

Vassilis Hatzopoulos

in EU Law and the Welfare State: In Search of Solidarity

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780199287413
eISBN:
9780191700446
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199287413.003.0005
Subject:
Law, EU Law

This chapter looks specifically at national healthcare policy, and considers the impact of various aspects of EC internal market and competition law on this field. Outlining what might be called the ... More


When Patients Exit, What Happens to Solidarity?

Clemens M. Rieder

in Promoting Solidarity in the European Union

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
September 2010
ISBN:
9780199583188
eISBN:
9780191594502
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199583188.003.0006
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law, EU Law

This chapter applies Hirschman's concept of exit, voice, and loyalty in order to analyze whether the EU healthcare framework meets the conditions of the ‘difference principle’ and, consequently, can ... More


Processes and policies: Directorate level

Catriona Ferguson

in An Introduction to Clinical Governance and Patient Safety

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
January 2011
ISBN:
9780199558612
eISBN:
9780191595011
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199558612.003.0020
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health

This chapter discusses clinical directorates and policy development. Clinical directorates are service delivery units led by a general manager, senior nurse manager, and a clinical director. When ... More


Effect of lack of sleep on medical errors

C.P. Landrigan

in Sleep, Health and Society: From Aetiology to Public Health

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
January 2011
ISBN:
9780199566594
eISBN:
9780191595066
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199566594.003.0017
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health, Epidemiology

This chapter describes the silent worldwide epidemic of medical error, and outlines what is known about the manner in which human cognitive limits and system complexity contribute to problems in ... More


Politics of chronic disease: What action is currently happening globally? What action is currently happening globally? Where is the money coming from, where is it going, and is it enough? Where is the money coming from, where is it going, and is it enough? Why are chronic diseases neglected? Why are chronic diseases neglected? How can the priority of chronic diseases be increased?

David Stuckler, Sanjay Basu, Lawrence King, Sarah Steele, and Martin McKee

in Sick Societies: Responding to the global challenge of chronic disease

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780199574407
eISBN:
9780191731204
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199574407.003.0074
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health

The first part of this chapter examines why chronic diseases continue to have low political priority in spite of a growing number of doctors, advocates, and patients who are deeply concerned about ... More


Healthcare in Transition: Understanding Key Ideas and Tensions in Contemporary Health Policy

Alan Cribb

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9781447323211
eISBN:
9781447323235
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447323211.001.0001
Subject:
Social Work, Health and Mental Health

A call for change in healthcare thinking, this book explores the fundamental currents and tensions behind recent trends in policy, such as shared decision making, coproduction, and personalization. ... More


The Philosophy of Palliative Care: Critique and Reconstruction

Fiona Randall and R S Downie

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
November 2011
ISBN:
9780198567363
eISBN:
9780191730535
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198567363.001.0001
Subject:
Palliative Care, Palliative Medicine Research

The idea of a philosophy of palliative care emerged with Cicely Saunders' vision for ‘a good death’, and was developed further with the World Health Organization (WHO) definition of palliative care. ... More


Insecure Professionals and The Public

Vicky Long

in Destigmatising mental illness?: Professional politics and public education in Britain, 1870-1970

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9780719085819
eISBN:
9781781706404
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719085819.003.0003
Subject:
History, History of Science, Technology, and Medicine

This chapter explores mental healthcare politics, demonstrating the impact of the economic and political climate on professional strategies, and revealing the interconnected fates of different ... More


An Ever More Powerful Court?: The Political Constraints of Legal Integration in the European Union

Dorte Sindbjerg Martinsen

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780198753391
eISBN:
9780191815027
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198753391.001.0001
Subject:
Law, EU Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

Scholars generally agree that courts are powerful authorities in settling disputes between parties, but the broader political impact of such resolution is disputed. Are courts powerful generators of ... More


Introduction

Dorte Sindbjerg Martinsen

in An Ever More Powerful Court?: The Political Constraints of Legal Integration in the European Union

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780198753391
eISBN:
9780191815027
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198753391.003.0001
Subject:
Law, EU Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

The chapter presents the puzzle and motivation of the book. Are courts powerful generators of political change? What factors may condition the power of courts to produce broader change? These general ... More


Transitions From Nursing Homes to Community Settings

Robert L. Mollica

in Handbook of Social Work in Health and Aging

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
April 2010
ISBN:
9780195173727
eISBN:
9780199893218
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195173727.003.0059
Subject:
Social Work, Health and Mental Health

This chapter describes efforts to help nursing home residents return to the community. Consumer demands for services that enable them to live in the most integrated setting, the U.S. Supreme Court ... More


Conclusion

Dorte Sindbjerg Martinsen

in An Ever More Powerful Court?: The Political Constraints of Legal Integration in the European Union

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780198753391
eISBN:
9780191815027
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198753391.003.0007
Subject:
Law, EU Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

The chapter presents the main findings of the book and concludes. This book has examined the extent to which and the conditions under which CJEU (Court of Justice of the European Union) judicial ... More


Brazil and the Case of Patents and Access to Medicines: A Medical Condition?

Mônica Steffen Guise Rosina and Adelina de Oliveira Novaes

in Balancing Wealth and Health: The Battle over Intellectual Property and Access to Medicines in Latin America

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9780199676743
eISBN:
9780191756283
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199676743.003.0003
Subject:
Law, Intellectual Property, IT, and Media Law, Competition Law

This chapter examines the regulation of patents and access to medicines in Brazil. It demonstrates the incoherence of Brazil's approach, that is, national legislative and political choices do not ... More


Commentary: End-of-Life Care in Korea: The Tradition of Filial Loyalty in the Area of High-Tech Medicine

Ilhak Lee

in The Future of Bioethics: International Dialogues

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780199682676
eISBN:
9780191763168
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199682676.003.0083
Subject:
Philosophy, Moral Philosophy

Traditionally, caring for the elderly was considered the responsibility of the younger generation, especially the offspring of elderly individuals. Filial loyalty, or? (xiao), was considered to form ... More


Medicine and the Law

K. Kannan

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
April 2014
ISBN:
9780198082880
eISBN:
9780199082827
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198082880.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Medical Law

This book analyses various issues concerning the application of law to the field of medical practice, education, and research from a global perspective with particular focus on India. The volume, ... More


The Bloodless Ideological Supreme Court Battle over the Affordable Care Act and the ‘Right to Health’ in America

George J. Annas

in Law and Global Health: Current Legal Issues Volume 16

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
August 2014
ISBN:
9780199688999
eISBN:
9780191768118
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199688999.003.0005
Subject:
Law, Medical Law

This chapter analyses the Affordable Care Act (ACA) debates in the Supreme Court. It examines the two basic issues that dominated the argument over the ‘minimum coverage provision’; the arguments ... More


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