The Resource Prevention vs. treatment : what's the right balance?, edited by Halley S. Faust and Paul T. Menzel

Prevention vs. treatment : what's the right balance?, edited by Halley S. Faust and Paul T. Menzel

Label
Prevention vs. treatment : what's the right balance?
Title
Prevention vs. treatment
Title remainder
what's the right balance?
Statement of responsibility
edited by Halley S. Faust and Paul T. Menzel
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Is prevention better than cure, or treatment more important because people need rescue? In this volume the prevention-treatment relationship is examined factually by economists and scholars of health policy and evidence-based medicine
Cataloging source
VLB
Dewey number
614.4/40973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
RA425
LC item number
.P725 2012eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Prevention vs. treatment : what's the right balance?, edited by Halley S. Faust and Paul T. Menzel
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
What is currently spent on prevention as compared to treatment? / Charles Roehrig [and others] -- Prevention vs. cure : an economist's perspective on the right balance / Louise B. Russell -- Toward a more evidence-based preventive medicine : issues in the science of clinical prevention / Robert B. Wallace -- Prevention and the science and politics of evidence / Diana B. Petitti -- Historical perspectives on structural barriers to prevention / Halley S. Faust -- Our alleviation bias : why do we value alleviating harm more than preventing harm? / Halley S. Faust -- Treatment and prevention : what do we owe each other? / Norman Daniels -- The variable value of life and fairness to the already ill : two promising but tenuous arguments for treatment's priority / Paul T. Menzel -- The slow transition of U.S. law toward a greater emphasis on prevention / Thaddeus Mason Pope -- Should the value of future health benefits be time-discounted? / Paul T. Menzel -- Prevention vs. treatment : how do we allocate scarce resources from Jewish ethical perspectives? / Alan Jotkowitz and Shimon Glick -- Cure vs. prevention : Catholic perspectives / Nuala Kenny -- Loving God and the neighbor : Protestant insights for prevention and treatment / Ana Marie Vigen -- Apocalypse and health : treatment and prevention in the Seventh-day Adventist tradition / Roy Branson -- Prevention vs. treatment in Hong Kong : constrained utilitarianism with a Chinese character / Ho Mun Chan
Control code
ocn775505017
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvi, 397 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780199919499
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other control number
9786613427496
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b26046398
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)775505017
  • oso0199837384

Library Locations

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