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Public health law research: exploring law in public health systems.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  23023273     Owner:  NLM     Status:  In-Data-Review    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
The importance of law in the organization and operation of public health systems has long been a matter of interest to public health lawyers and practitioners, but empirical research on law as a factor in health system performance has been limited in quantity and sophistication. The emergence of Public Health Law Research and Public Health Systems and Services Research within a coordinated effort to strengthen public health research and practice has dramatically changed matters. This article introduces Public Health Law Research as an integral part of Public Health Systems and Services Research, discusses the challenges of integrating the 2 fields, and highlights 2 examples of current research that demonstrate the benefits of an integrated approach to improve the use of law in public health practice.
Authors:
Jennifer K Ibrahim; Scott Burris; Scott Hays
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Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Journal of public health management and practice : JPHMP     Volume:  18     ISSN:  1550-5022     ISO Abbreviation:  J Public Health Manag Pract     Publication Date:  2012 Nov 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2012-10-01     Completed Date:  -     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  9505213     Medline TA:  J Public Health Manag Pract     Country:  United States    
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Languages:  eng     Pagination:  499-505     Citation Subset:  T    
Affiliation:
Temple University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (Dr Ibrahim and Mr Burris); and University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign (Dr Hays).
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