Trust and Informed Consent to Rationing
Milbank Quarterly. 1994; 72(2): 217-223.
David Mechanic comments on the issues raised in the article "Informed Consent to Rationing Decisions" by Mark A. Hall (
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Mechanic, David (1995-06-24)With tension between the demand for health services and the cost of providing them, rationing is increasingly evident in all medical systems. Until recently, rationing was primarily through the ability to pay or ...