Recent Scholarly Publications

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Economic Incentives to Promote Innovation in Healthcare Delivery

October 2009

Economics influences how medical care is delivered, organized, and progresses. Fee-for-service payment encourages delivery of services.

Toward a 21st-Century Health Care System: Recommendations for Health Care Reform

April 2009

The coverage, cost, and quality problems of the U.S. health care system are evident.

Consequences of health trends and medical innovation for the future elderly

December 2005

Abstract Recent innovations in biomedicine seem poised to revolutionize medical practice. At the same time, disease and disability are increasing among younger populations.

The patents-based pharmaceutical development process: rationale, problems, and potential reforms

October 2005

The pharmaceutical industry is facing substantial criticism from many directions, including financial barriers to access to drugs in both developed and developing countries, high profits, spending...

The Role of Perceived Team Effectiveness in Improving Chronic Illness Care

November 2004

BACKGROUND/OBJECTIVES: The importance of teams for improving quality of care has received increased attention.

Gaming of Pharmaceutical Patents, The

May 2003

The economic importance of innovation brings with it an active debate on the impact public policy has on the innovation process.

Medical Innovation: Promise and Pitfalls

January 2003

The second half of the 20th century witnessed spectacular advances in health care.

Physicians' Views of the Relative Importance of Thirty Medical Innovations

September 2001

In response to a mail survey, 225 leading general internists provided their opinions of the relative importance to patients of thirty medical innovations.

Institutional Change and Healthcare Organizations: From Professional Dominance to Managed Care

December 2000

Few large institutions have changed as fully and dramatically as the U.S. healthcare system since World War II.


rsd15 081 0253a Paul H. Wise Senior Fellow Professor, Pediatrics, Senior Fellow, FSI
Steve Luby Headshot Stephen P. Luby Senior Fellow Professor, Medicine, Senior Fellow, Woods Institute for the Environment, Professor, Epidemiology & Population Health (by courtesy)
photo NJ (3) Neesha Joseph Program Manager, CDEHA