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The Resource Medical Governance : Values, Expertise, and Interests in Organ Transplantation

Medical Governance : Values, Expertise, and Interests in Organ Transplantation

Label
Medical Governance : Values, Expertise, and Interests in Organ Transplantation
Title
Medical Governance
Title remainder
Values, Expertise, and Interests in Organ Transplantation
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Governments throughout the industrialized world make decisions that fundamentally affect the quality and accessibility of medical care. In the United States, despite the absence of universal health insurance, these decisions have great influence on the practice of medicine. In Medical Governance, David Weimer explores an alternative regulatory approach to medical care based on the delegation of decisions about the allocation of scarce medical resources to private nonprofit organizations. He investigates the specific development of rules for the U.S. organ transplant system and details the conv
Member of
Cataloging source
EBLCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Weimer, David L
Dewey number
362.197954
Index
index present
LC call number
RD129.5.W45 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
NLM call number
2010 D-773
Series statement
American governance and public policy series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Organ Procurement and Transplantation Network (U.S.)
  • Transplantation of organs, tissues, etc
  • Procurement of organs, tissues, etc
  • Organ Procurement and Transplantation Network (U.S.)
  • Organ Transplantation
  • Government Regulation
  • Tissue and Organ Procurement
  • United States
  • Procurement of organs, tissues, etc
  • Transplantation of organs, tissues, etc
  • United States
  • Surgery & Anesthesiology
  • Health & Biological Sciences
  • Transplantation of Organs & Tissues
  • Allokation
  • Organspende
  • Transplantat
  • MEDICAL
  • MEDICAL
  • USA
Label
Medical Governance : Values, Expertise, and Interests in Organ Transplantation
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Contents; Illustrations; Preface; Acknowledgments; Abbreviations and Acronyms; 1 Medical Governance: Important but Neglected; 2 Balancing Values, Expertise, and Interests; 3 The Organ Procurement and Transplantation Network; 4 Expanding Organ Supply; 5 Liver Allocation and the Final Rule; 6 Incremental Response to Racial Disparity in Kidney Allocation; 7 The Kidney Allocation Review: Can the OPTN Make Nonincremental Change?; 8 How and How Well Does the OPTN Govern?; 9 Is the OPTN a Viable and Desirable Model in other Medical Contexts?; References; Index
Control code
648711591
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (231 pages).
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781589016828
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt2pcn46
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)648711591
Label
Medical Governance : Values, Expertise, and Interests in Organ Transplantation
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Contents; Illustrations; Preface; Acknowledgments; Abbreviations and Acronyms; 1 Medical Governance: Important but Neglected; 2 Balancing Values, Expertise, and Interests; 3 The Organ Procurement and Transplantation Network; 4 Expanding Organ Supply; 5 Liver Allocation and the Final Rule; 6 Incremental Response to Racial Disparity in Kidney Allocation; 7 The Kidney Allocation Review: Can the OPTN Make Nonincremental Change?; 8 How and How Well Does the OPTN Govern?; 9 Is the OPTN a Viable and Desirable Model in other Medical Contexts?; References; Index
Control code
648711591
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (231 pages).
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781589016828
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt2pcn46
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)648711591

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