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  • Bessere Gesetze durch Folgenabschätzung?by Sylvia Veit

    VS Verlag für Sozialwissenschaften 2009; US$ 55.16

    Folgenabschätzungen sind ein Instrument, welches die Wissensbasis politisch-administrativer Entscheidungsträger über die potentiellen Auswirkungen neuer Gesetze und Programme verbessern soll. Vor dem Hintergrund der zunehmenden Verbreitung sog. Impact Assessments in der gesamten EU seit Mitte der 1990er Jahre setzt sich das Buch mit der Implementation... more...

  • Social Determinants Approaches to Public Healthby E. Blas; J. Sommerfeld; A. Sivasankara Kurup

    World Health Organization 2011; US$ 40.00

    The thirteen case studies contained in this publication were commissioned by the research node of the Knowledge Network on Priority Public Health Conditions (PPHC-KN) a WHO-based interdepartmental working group associated with the WHO Commission on Social Determinants of Health. The publication is a joint product of the Department of Ethics Equity... more...

  • Monitoring the Building Blocks of Health Systemsby World Health Organization

    World Health Organization 2010; US$ 30.00

    When working with countries to measure and compare health systems functioning it is important to strike a good balance between avoiding blueprints that do not allow for country contexts and specificities while also encouraging a degree of standardization that enables comparisons within and between countries as well as over time. Standardized indicators... more...

  • Pharmaceutical Reformby Marc J. Roberts; Michael R. Reich

    World Bank Publications 2011; US$ 24.99

    This book applies an established analytical framework for health sector reform (Getting Health Reform Right, Oxford, 2004) to the performance problems of the pharmaceutical sector. The book is divided into three sections. The first section presents the basic ideas for analysis. It begins by insisting that reform start with a clear understanding of... more...

  • The Heart of Powerby David Blumenthal; James Morone

    University of California Press 2009; US$ 23.95

    Even the most powerful men in the world are human—they get sick, take dubious drugs, drink too much, contemplate suicide, fret about ailing parents, and bury people they love. Young Richard Nixon watched two brothers die of tuberculosis, even while doctors monitored a suspicious shadow on his own lungs. John Kennedy received last rites four times as... more...

  • The Convergence of Science and Governanceby Daniel M. Fox

    University of California Press 2010; US$ 36.95

    Daniel M. Fox gives an incisive assessment of the critical collaboration between researchers and public officials that has recently emerged to evaluate the effectiveness and comparative effectiveness of health services. Drawing on research as well as his first-hand experience in policymaking, Fox's broad-ranging analysis describes how politics, public... more...

  • Legal Issues for the Medical Practitionerby David Sau-yan Wong

    Hong Kong University Press, HKU 2010; US$ 23.00

    This is a handy resource of common medico-legal topics in everyday medical practice. It is suitable for medical students and practitioners, risk management personnel, health care administrators, nurses, paramedics and lawyers in the field. Besides providing a quick reference to the necessary legal knowledge for safe practice, the book serves as a basis... more...

  • Der EVA® als Management- und Bewertungsinstrumentby Tobias Gundel

    Gabler Verlag 2011; US$ 53.16

    Der EVA® (Economic Value Added) ist die in der Praxis von Unternehmen und Aktienanalysten meistgenutzte wertorientierte Spitzenkennzahl. Tobias Gundel untersucht umfassend und systematisch die Eignung des EVA für die wertorientierte Unternehmenssteuerung und für die Unternehmensbewertung. Die Evaluierung des EVA als Steuerungskennzahl erfolgt nicht... more...

  • The Pipes Planby Sally C. Pipes

    Regnery Publishing 2012; US$ 16.99

    Repeal and Replace! That’s the rallying cry for opponents of Obamacare. Now Sally Pipes offers the practical, nuts-and-bolts, step-by-step plan that can make that slogan a reality. The Pipes Plan exposes why President Obama’s command-and-control approach will only make our health care system worse—and how an alternative, free market-based reform... more...

  • Lexikon - Begutachtung in der Medizinby Marcus Schiltenwolf; Markus Schwarz

    Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2013; US$ 37.10

    Gutachten für Körperschaften und Gerichte zu erstellen, gehört zu den ärztlichen Pflichten. Aus medizinischer Sicht sind die von Juristen formulierten Anforderungen kaum verständlich, genauso wie für Nichtmediziner die Ausdrucksweise in medizinischen Gutachten oft missverständlich ist. Der von einem Autorenteam aus Juristen und Medizinern geschriebene... more...