Health care issues in the United States and Japan [electronic resource] / edited by David A. Wise and Naohiro Yashiro.
Contributor(s): Wise, David A | Yashiro, Naohiro.Material type: TextSeries: National Bureau of Economic Research conference report: Publisher: Chicago : University of Chicago Press, c2006Description: 1 online resource (ix, 258 p.) : ill.ISBN: 9780226903248 (electronic bk.); 0226903249 (electronic bk.).Other title: Healthcare issues in the United States and Japan.Subject(s): Medical care -- Japan | Medical care -- United States | Delivery of Health Care -- Japan | Delivery of Health Care -- United States | Health Care Reform -- Japan | Health Care Reform -- United States | Insurance, Health -- Japan | Insurance, Health -- United States | Quality of Health Care -- Japan | Quality of Health Care -- United States | HEALTH & FITNESS -- Health Care Issues | MEDICAL -- Public Health | MEDICAL -- Health Policy | HEALTH & FITNESS -- Diseases -- General | MEDICAL -- Diseases | MEDICAL -- Health Care Delivery | ჯანმრთელობის დაცვა იაპონია ჯანმრთელობის დაცვა აშშGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Health care issues in the United States and Japan.DDC classification: 362.10952 LOC classification: RA395.J3 | H42 2006ebOnline resources: EBSCOhost
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Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
Evaluating Japan's health care reform of the 1990s and its efforts to cope with population aging / Naohiro Yashiro, Reiko Suzuki, and Wataru Suzuki -- U.S. medical care system for the elderly / David M. Cutler and David A. Wise -- International look at the medical care financing problem / David M. Cutler -- Removing the instability and inequity in the Japanese health insurance system / Seiritsu Ogura, Tamotsu Kadoda, and Makoto Kawamura -- Volume-outcome relationship in Japan / Koichi Kawabuchi and Shirgeru Sugihara -- Market concentration, efficiency, and quality in the Japanese home help industry / Yanfei Zhou and Wataru Suzuki -- Comparison of the quality of health care in the United States and Japan / Haruko Noguchi ... [et al.] -- Geography and the use of effective health care in the United States / Jonathan Skinner -- Does caregiving affect work? / Kathleen McGarry -- Conjoint analysis to estimate the demand for nicotine replacement therapy in Japan / Seiritsu Ogura ... [et al.].