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Issues on Health and Healthcare in India Focus on the North Eastern Region by Utpal Kumar De Issues on Health and Healthcare in India Focus on the North Eastern Region

This book addresses health and healthcare issues in India with a special focus on the Northeast region. In addition to introducing some new questions on health and healthcare development, it presents cross-country analyses, and examines the convergence of healthcare across...
Format: Hardback - Released: 17/11/2017

Health Economics by Charles E. Phelps Health Economics

Health Economics combines current economic theory, recent research, and health policy problems into a comprehensive overview of the field. This 6th edition offers a thorough update of a classic and widely used text. Accessible and intuitive, early chapters use recent...
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/11/2017

Financing Universal Access To Healthcare: A Comparative Review Of Landmark Legislative Reforms In The Oecd by Alexander S. (Health Investment & Financing Corp, Usa) Preker Financing Universal Access To Healthcare: A Comparative Review Of Landmark Legislative Reforms In The Oecd
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Format: Hardback - Released: 01/11/2017

Inequity in Indian Health Care by Brijesh C. Purohit Inequity in Indian Health Care

This book addresses major aspects of inequity, such as access, financing, financial risk protection, gender, service delivery and utilization, in the healthcare sector in India,.
Format: Hardback - Released: 02/10/2017

Economic Evaluation in Dementia Research Concepts, methods and experiences by Carys Jones Economic Evaluation in Dementia Research Concepts, methods and experiences

The number of people with dementia is estimated to be 35 million worldwide, 800,000 of whom are in the UK, and with an aging population this figure is set to increase. This book provides an overview of the principles of...
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/10/2017

Hacia la cobertura universal en salud y la equidad en America Latina y el Caribe Evidencia de paises seleccionados by Tania Dmytraczenko Hacia la cobertura universal en salud y la equidad en America Latina y el Caribe Evidencia de paises seleccionados

Despues de casi un cuarto de siglo de implementar reformas de cobertura universal, ha llegado el momenta para hacer un balance de las logros en la region. Este volumen analiza el progreso en la reducci6n de las desigualdades en los...
Format: Paperback - Released: 30/09/2017

Novel Psychoactive Substances Policy, Economics and Drug Regulation by Ornella Corazza Novel Psychoactive Substances Policy, Economics and Drug Regulation

In light of the recent emergence of Novel Psychoactive Substances (NPS) on a global scale, this book provides a timely analysis of the social and economic impact of the NPS phenomenon, and of the global policy and regulatory responses to...
Format: Hardback - Released: 23/08/2017

The Economics of Addictive Behaviours Volume IV The Private and Social Costs of Overeating and their Remedies by John Joshua The Economics of Addictive Behaviours Volume IV The Private and Social Costs of Overeating and their Remedies

Joshua also considers the politics of corporate social responsibility of food and beverage corporations and how this could prevent poor health decisions. This is the final title in a four volume series `The Economics of Addictive Behaviours', consisting of three...
Format: Hardback - Released: 20/08/2017

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Taming the Beloved Beast How Medical Technology Costs Are Destroying Our Health Care System by Daniel Callahan Taming the Beloved Beast How Medical Technology Costs Are Destroying Our Health Care System

Technological innovation is deeply woven into the fabric of American culture, and is no less a basic feature of American health care. Medical technology saves lives and relieves suffering, and is enormously popular with the public, profitable for doctors, and...
Format: Paperback - Released: 29/11/2017

ROI in Public Health Policy Supporting Decision Making by Subhash Pokhrel, Lesley Owen, Kathryn Coyle, Douglas Coyle ROI in Public Health Policy Supporting Decision Making
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The demand for return in investment (ROI) analyses in public health is on the rise as a `business case' needs to be presented before a public health programme can be funded.
Format: Hardback - Released: 04/12/2017

Vulnerability and Long-term Care in Europe An Economic Perspective by Agar Brugiavini, Ludovico Carrino, Cristina Elisa Orso, Giacomo Pasini Vulnerability and Long-term Care in Europe An Economic Perspective
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On average, people in Europe are living longer, and are in better health. Despite this, however, a significant degree of health inequality is emerging among different socioeconomic groups. Assessment-of-need procedures and eligibility rules define the target population in `need-of-care', and...
Format: Hardback - Released: 04/12/2017

Healthcare Reform in China From Violence To Digital Healthcare by Carine Milcent Healthcare Reform in China From Violence To Digital Healthcare

Milcent examines the medication market in China against the global picture of healthcare organization, and how public healthcare insurance plans have been implemented in recent years, as well as reforms to tackle hospital inefficiency.
Format: Hardback - Released: 09/12/2017

Operations Research Applications in Health Care Management by Cengiz Kahraman Operations Research Applications in Health Care Management

This book offers a comprehensive reference guide to operations research theory and applications in health care systems.
Format: Hardback - Released: 14/12/2017

The Indian Pharmaceutical Industry Impact of Changes in the IPR Regime by Yaeko Mitsumori The Indian Pharmaceutical Industry Impact of Changes in the IPR Regime

This study analyzes the impact of the revision of the Indian Patent Act (2005) on the Indian pharmaceutical industry, which has been achieving healthy growth over the past 30 to 40 years or more.
Format: Paperback - Released: 21/12/2017

The Economics of US Health Reform A Global Perspective by Diane M. Dewar The Economics of US Health Reform A Global Perspective

The health care field is currently experiencing a great deal of change, including advances in medical technology, the development of new health care financing mechanisms, and the transformation of organizational arrangements. This text studies the health care system in the...
Format: Paperback - Released: 08/01/2018

The Economics of US Health Reform A Global Perspective by Diane M. Dewar The Economics of US Health Reform A Global Perspective

The health care field is currently experiencing a great deal of change, including advances in medical technology, the development of new health care financing mechanisms, and the transformation of organizational arrangements. This text studies the health care system in the...
Format: Hardback - Released: 08/01/2018

Managing Discovery in the Life Sciences Harnessing Creativity to Drive Biomedical Innovation by Philip A. (University of Pennsylvania) Rea, Mark V. (University of Pennsylvania) Pauly, Lawton Robert (University of Pen Burns Managing Discovery in the Life Sciences Harnessing Creativity to Drive Biomedical Innovation
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Addresses in roughly equal measure the science and management behind several recent marketable biomedical innovations.
Format: Hardback - Released: 31/01/2018

Managing Discovery in the Life Sciences Harnessing Creativity to Drive Biomedical Innovation by Philip A. (University of Pennsylvania) Rea, Mark V. (University of Pennsylvania) Pauly, Lawton Robert (University of Pen Burns Managing Discovery in the Life Sciences Harnessing Creativity to Drive Biomedical Innovation
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Addresses in roughly equal measure the science and management behind several recent marketable biomedical innovations.
Format: Paperback - Released: 31/01/2018

Other books in this genre

The Myths of Health Care Towards New Models of Leadership and Management in the Healthcare Sector by Paola Adinolfi The Myths of Health Care Towards New Models of Leadership and Management in the Healthcare Sector

This provocative appraisal unpacks commonly held beliefs about healthcare management and replaces them with practical strategies and realistic policy goals. Using Henry Mintzberg's Myths of Healthcare as a springboard, it reveals management practices that undermine care delivery, explores their cultural...
Format: Hardback - Released: 11/08/2017

Qualitative Methods for Health Economics by Joanna Coast Qualitative Methods for Health Economics

The first text to examine the use of qualitative research methods in health economics. It introduces students to the methods and demonstrates their application in case studies.
Format: Hardback - Released: 13/07/2017

Qualitative Methods for Health Economics by Joanna Coast Qualitative Methods for Health Economics

The first text to examine the use of qualitative research methods in health economics. It introduces students to the methods and demonstrates their application in case studies.
Format: Paperback - Released: 10/07/2017

Handbook Integrated Care by Volker Amelung Handbook Integrated Care

This handbook gives profound insight into the main ideas and concepts of integrated care. It offers a managed care perspective with a focus on patient orientation, efficiency, and quality by applying widely recognized management approaches to the field of health...
Format: Hardback - Released: 05/07/2017

The Economics of Addictive Behaviours Volume III The Private and Social Costs of the Abuse of Illicit Drugs and Their Remedies by John Joshua The Economics of Addictive Behaviours Volume III The Private and Social Costs of the Abuse of Illicit Drugs and Their Remedies

This title offers an in-depth analysis of the causes, consequences and treatments of illicit drug abuse. The author examines the effects of existing drug policies and proposes drug use legalisation within a regulated market as a viable alternative. Joshua assesses...
Format: Hardback - Released: 05/07/2017

The Digitization of Healthcare New Challenges and Opportunities by Loick Menvielle The Digitization of Healthcare New Challenges and Opportunities

This book illustrates the rise of patient empowerment through the development of patient communities such as PatientLikeMe, and medical collaborate platforms such as DockCheck, thus providing a necessary tool to patients, caregivers and academics alike.
Format: Hardback - Released: 22/06/2017

Health Advocacy, Inc. How Pharmaceutical Funding Changed the Breast Cancer Movement by Sharon Batt Health Advocacy, Inc. How Pharmaceutical Funding Changed the Breast Cancer Movement

In this unsettling analysis of the breast cancer movement in Canada, health activist, scholar, award-winning journalist, and cancer survivor Sharon Batt investigates the changing relationship between patient advocacy groups and the pharmaceutical industry, as well as the contentious role of...
Format: Hardback - Released: 15/06/2017

Human Capital and Health Behavior by Kristian Bolin Human Capital and Health Behavior

This Volume focuses on human capital and health behavior. Content is based on an International symposium on Human Capital and Health Behavior, held by The Centre for Health Economics at the University of Gothenburg. Content will cover both theoretical and...
Format: Hardback - Released: 26/05/2017

The Economics of Addictive Behaviours Volume II The Private and Social Costs of the Abuse of Alcohol and Their Remedies by John Joshua The Economics of Addictive Behaviours Volume II The Private and Social Costs of the Abuse of Alcohol and Their Remedies

This title discusses the phenomenon of alcohol abuse as a behavioural disease and the associated costs. Whereas programs of prevention and treatment operate on the demand side of alcohol abuse, legislation is directed at the supply side of alcohol;
Format: Hardback - Released: 24/05/2017

Medizincontrolling Theorie, Entwicklung Und Praktische Umsetzung by Erika Raab Medizincontrolling Theorie, Entwicklung Und Praktische Umsetzung


Format: Paperback - Released: 13/04/2017

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