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Continuously published since 1923, The Milbank Quarterly features peer-reviewed original research, policy review, and analysis from academics, clinicians, and policymakers.
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By: Lawton Robert Burns, Mark V. Pauly,
Context: There is a growing trend of combinations among hospital systems that operate in different geographic markets known as cross-market mergers.… More
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Context: Literature suggests that public reporting of quality may have the unintended consequence of exacerbating disparities in access to… More
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By: Christina Sobin, Marisela Gutiérrez-Vega, Gisel Flores-Montoya, Michelle Del Rio, Juan M. Alvarez, Alexander Obeng, Ganga Hettiarachchi,
Child lead poisoning, the longest-standing child public health epidemic in US history, is associated with socioeconomic inequity and perpetuates health inequality. Current methods for testing and detection are no longer suited to the demographics and magnitude of the problem. More
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