all ebooks in category: Health Policy (31)

Disease, Diagnoses, and Dollars: Facing the Ever-Expanding Market for Medical Care
English | 2009 | pages: 199 | ISBN: 0387740449 | PDF | 3,3 mb

Here’s a conundrum: the U.S. health care system is the largest sector in the biggest economy in the world, and the US spends significantly more …

Who Killed Health Care?: America's $2 Trillion Medical Problem: and the Consumer-Driven Cure
English | October 17th, 2007 | ISBN: 0071487808 | 313 pages | EPUB | 1.12 MB

A renowned authority from Harvard Business School confronts America's health care crisis-and how consumer control can fix it Enjoy | Subscribe to My RSS Channel

Life and Death in Rikers Island
JHUP | English | 2019 | ISBN-10: 1421427354 | 200 pages | PDF | 3.36 MB

by Homer Venters (Author) Kalief Browder was 16 when he was arrested in the Bronx for allegedly stealing a backpack. Unable to raise bail and …

Eventful Bodies: The Cosmopolitics of Illness
English | 2014 | ISBN: 1409449823 | 208 pages | PDF | 1 MB

Disrupting, questioning and altering the taken-for-granted 'cosmos' of everyday life, the experiences of illness challenge the different ways in which social normalcy is remembered, maintained …

Technocracy and Democracy in Latin America: The Experts Running Government
English | 2014 | ISBN: 1107059879 | 216 pages | PDF | 2,6 MB

Praised by some as islands of efficiency in a sea of unprofessional, politicized, and corrupt states, and criticized by others for removing wide areas of …

Health Care Under the Knife: Moving Beyond Capitalism for Our Health
English | ISBN: 1583676740, 1583676759 | March 15, 2018 | EPUB | 344 pages | 767.76 KB

“I’ve still got my health so what do I care?” goes a lyric in an old Cole Porter song. Most of us, in fact, assume …

Reusable Elastomeric Respirators in Health Care: Considerations for Routine and Surge Use
National Academies Press | English | 2019 | ISBN-10: 0309485150 | 226 pages | ePUB | 5.28 MB

by Engineering, and Medicine National Academies of Sciences (Author), Health and Medicine Division (Author), Board on Health Sciences Policy (Author), Committee on the Use of …

Farewell to the God of Plague: Chairman Mao’s Campaign to Deworm China
2016 | ISBN: 0520288831 | English | 376 pages | PDF | 3 MB

Farewell to the God of Plague reassesses the celebrated Maoist health care model through the lens of Mao’s famous campaign against snail fever. Using newly …

Global Child Health Advocacy: On the Front Lines
English | 2013 | ISBN: 1581107803 | 331 pages | PDF | 4 MB

Global Child Health Advocacy: On the Front Lines inspires and equips child health professionals to join together and work for positive change. This first-in-its-field resource …

The CTSA Program at NIH: Opportunities for Advancing Clinical and Translational Research
English | 2013 | ISBN: 0309284740 | 178 pages | PDF | 1,4 MB

In 2006 the National Institutes of Health (NIH) established the Clinical and Translational Science Awards (CTSA) Program, recognizing the need for a new impetus to …