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Future directions in health care : a new public policy : reports from a conference / sponsored by the Blue Cross Association [and others] ; edited by Rick J. Carlson and Robert Cunningham.

; Cunningham, Robert M. (Robert Maris), 1909- ; Blue Cross Association
Cambridge, Mass. : Ballinger Pub. Company, [1978] .
ISBN 0884105199, 9780884105190

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Other Authors Carlson, Rick J.
Cunningham, Robert M. 1909-
Blue Cross Association.
Subjects Delivery of Health Care -- United States -- Congresses.
Medical care -- United States -- Congresses.
Medical care.
Medical policy -- United States -- Congresses.
Medical policy.
Politique sanitaire -- États-Unis -- Congrès.
Public Health -- United States -- Congresses.
Public Policy -- United States -- Congresses.
Public health -- United States -- Congresses.
Public health.
Santé publique -- États-Unis -- Congrès.
Social Medicine -- United States -- Congresses.
Soins médicaux -- États-Unis -- Congrès.
United States.
Description xxiv, 239 pages : graphs ; 24 cm
Copyright Date [1978]
Notes Papers presented at a conference held in New York in Feb. 1977.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Greetings / Walter J. McNerney -- Message to conference on new directions in health care / Joseph A. Califano, Jr. -- Part I. Influences on health : implications for public policy -- Ill health and its amelioration : individual and collective choices / Kerr White -- Behavioral and environmental determinants of health and their implication for public policy / Thomas McKeown -- Part II. Case studies : the need for a comprehensive, multidisciplinary approach to health -- Needs for fundamental research in hypertension / A. Clifford Barger -- Hypertension and the Black populatoin / Charles L. Curry -- Community programs in control of hypertension / John W. Farquhar -- Use of paramedical personnel in treating hypertension / Frank A. Finnerty, Jr. -- Epidemiology and treatment of hypertension / Jeremiah Stamler -- Diet change and public policy / Beverly Winikoff -- Cancer / Brian MacMahon -- Mental health : recommendations for public policy / Gerald L. Klerman -- Part III. Implementation strategies -- Health policy in Canada : The LaLonde Report and emerging patterns / Eugene Vayda -- The potentials and limits of health reform / Eli Ginzberg -- Part IV. Summary : Summary of the workshops : Closing statements.
Genre Conference proceedings.
Geographic Area United States
Network Numbers (OCoLC)3933548
WorldCat Search OCLC WorldCat


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