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1.

The Girl Who Cried Pain: A Bias Against Women in the Treatment of Pain

Journal of Law, Medicine & Ethics, Vol. 29, pp. 13-27, 2001
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 27 Feb 2003
Accepted Paper Series
University of Maryland Francis King Carey School of Law and University of Maryland Francis King Carey School of Law
Downloads 15,580
2.

Vaccine Risk Perceptions and Ad Hoc Risk Communication: An Empirical Assessment

CCP Risk Perception Studies Report No. 17, Yale Law & Economics Research Paper # 491
Number of pages: 82 Posted: 29 Jan 2014 Last Revised: 05 Feb 2015
Working Paper Series
Yale University - Law School
Downloads 3,206
3.

Shaken Baby Syndrome, Abusive Head Trauma, and Actual Innocence: Getting It Right

12 Houston Journal of Health Law and Policy 209, Univ. of Wisconsin Legal Studies Research Paper No. 1195
Number of pages: 105 Posted: 30 Apr 2012 Last Revised: 29 Aug 2014
Accepted Paper Series
University of Wisconsin Law School, Stanford University - Pediatric Radiology and Neuroradiology, University of Michigan Law School and University of Oxford - John Radcliffe Hospital
Downloads 2,753
4.

Vanishing Vaccinations: Why Are So Many Americans Opting Out of Vaccinating Their Children?

University of Michigan Journal of Law Reform, Vol. 37, No. 2, pp. 353-440 (2004)
Number of pages: 89 Posted: 14 Apr 2005 Last Revised: 16 Oct 2015
Accepted Paper Series
University of Washington - School of Law
Downloads 2,455
5.

Internet’s Dirty Secret: Assessing the Impact of Online Intermediaries on HIV Transmission

Chan J., and Ghose A., "Internet’s Dirty Secret: Assessing the Impact of Online Intermediaries on HIV Transmission", MIS Quarterly, 38(4), p. 955-976.,
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 07 Apr 2012 Last Revised: 28 May 2015
Accepted Paper Series
University of Minnesota - Twin Cities - Carlson School of Management and New York University (NYU) - Leonard N. Stern School of Business

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6.

Who Fears the HPV Vaccine, Who Doesn't, and Why? An Experimental Study of the Mechanisms of Cultural Cognition

Law and Human Behavior, Vol. 34, pp. 501-16, 2010, Cultural Cognition Project Working Paper No. 38, Harvard Law School Program on Risk Regulation Research Paper No. 08-19, Yale Law School, Public Law Working Paper No. 163
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 17 Jul 2008 Last Revised: 16 Apr 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Yale University - Law School, George Washington University - Law School, University of Colorado - Department of Psychology, Decision Research and Pennsylvania State University
Downloads 2,232
7.

Diffusion Theory and Knowledge Dissemination, Utilization, and Integration in Public Health

Annual Review of Public Health, Vol. 30, p. 151, January 2009
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 06 Jan 2012
Accepted Paper Series
University of California, San Francisco (UCSF) - School of Medicine, San Francisco State University, Central Washington University and University of California, San Francisco (UCSF)

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8.

Digital Quality of Life: Understanding the Personal and Social Benefits of the Information Technology Revolution

Number of pages: 185 Posted: 04 Oct 2008
Working Paper Series
Information Technology and Innovation Foundation and Information Technology and Innovation Foundation
Downloads 1,626
9.

Owning Genetic Information and Gene Enhancement Techniques: Why Privacy and Property Rights May Undermine Social Control of the Human Genome

Bioethics, Vol. 14, No. 2
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 08 Feb 2000 Last Revised: 16 Nov 2012
Accepted Paper Series
University of Washington - The Information School
Downloads 1,326
10.

Feminism & Bioethics: Beyond Reproduction

Susan M. Wolf, FEMINISM AND BIOETHICS: BEYOND REPRODUCTION, New York: Oxford University Press, 1996
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 07 Jan 2011
Accepted Paper Series
University of Minnesota Law School
Downloads 1,248
11.

Better School Meals on a Budget: Using Behavioral Economics and Food Psychology to Improve Meal Selection

Just, David R. and Brian Wansink (2009), “Better School Meals on a Budget: Using Behavioral Economics and Food Psychology to Improve Meal Selection,” Choices, 24:3, 1-6 ,
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 20 Jan 2016
Accepted Paper Series
Cornell University - Dyson School of Applied Economics and Management and Cornell University
Downloads 1,226
12.

Public Health in India: An Overview

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3787
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 05 Jan 2006
Working Paper Series
World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
Downloads 1,046
13.

The Right to Be Fat

Yale Journal of Health Policy, Law, and Ethics, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 72 Posted: 13 Sep 2012 Last Revised: 17 Sep 2012
Accepted Paper Series
Tel Aviv University Faculty of Law
Downloads 1,037
14.

Paying Primary Health Care Centers for Performance in Rwanda

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 5190
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
affiliation not provided to SSRN, University of California, Berkeley - Haas School of Business, Ministry of Health of Rwanda - Harvard Medical School - Darmouth College, Geisel School of Medicine, affiliation not provided to SSRN, affiliation not provided to SSRN and World Bank
Downloads 1,007
15.

Meeting Basic Survival Needs of the World's Least Healthy People toward a Framework Convention on Global Health

Georgetown Law Journal, Vol. 96, 2008, Georgetown University O'Neill Institute for National & Global Health Law Scholarship Research Paper No. 1
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 14 Sep 2007
Accepted Paper Series
Georgetown University - Law Center - O'Neill Institute for National and Global Health Law
Downloads 1,004
16.

Civil Litigation and the Opioid Epidemic: The Role of Courts in a National Health Crisis

Journal of Law, Medicine & Ethics, Forthcoming, Yale Law School, Public Law Research Paper No. 633
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 09 Mar 2018
Working Paper Series
Yale University - Law School, Yale University, Law School, Students and Brigham & Women's Hospital
Downloads 699
17.

Preserving Human Potential as Freedom: A Framework for Regulating Epigenetic Harms

Health Matrix: Journal of Law-Medicine, Forthcoming, UGA Legal Studies Research Paper No. 10-08
Number of pages: 77 Posted: 19 May 2010
Accepted Paper Series
University of Georgia School of Law
Downloads 649
18.

Conflict Between Doctor and Patient

Law, Medicine & Health Care, Vol. 16, pp. 197-203, 1988
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 16 Jan 2011
Accepted Paper Series
University of Minnesota Law School
Downloads 602
19.

Big Data, Health Law, and Bioethics: Introduction (Cambridge University Press, 2018)

Big Data, Health Law, and Bioethics (Cambridge University Press, 2018), Berkman Center Research Publication No. 2018-3, Harvard Public Law Working Paper No. 18-18
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 28 Mar 2018 Last Revised: 06 Jun 2018
Accepted Paper Series
Harvard Law School, Department of Medical Ethics and Health Policy, Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, ETH Zurich and Harvard University - Berkman Klein Center for Internet & Society
Downloads 565
20.

Stigma, Ethics and Policy: A Response to Bayer

Social Science & Medicine, Vol. 67, p. 473, 2008, Temple University Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2008-74
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 24 Jul 2008 Last Revised: 17 Sep 2008
Accepted Paper Series
Center for Public Health Law Research, Temple University - James E. Beasley School of Law
Downloads 555
21.

Stopping an Invisible Epidemic: Legal Issues in the Provision of Naloxone to Prevent Opioid Overdose

Number of pages: 69 Posted: 17 Jul 2009 Last Revised: 12 Mar 2012
Working Paper Series
Center for Public Health Law Research, Temple University - James E. Beasley School of Law, Northeastern University - School of Law; Northeastern University - Bouvé College of Health Sciences, Temple University, Temple University, Temple University and Temple University
Downloads 546
22.

Economic Costs of Diabetes in the U.S. in 2002

Diabetes Care, Vol. 26, pp. 917-932, 2003
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 07 Jul 2008 Last Revised: 26 Sep 2010
Accepted Paper Series
The Lewin Group, Harvard University - Institute for Quantitative Social Science and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 516
23.

Advancing the Responsible Use of Medicines: Applying Levers for Change

Number of pages: 220 Posted: 23 Feb 2013
Working Paper Series
IMS Institute for Healthcare Informatics and IMS Institute for Healthcare Informatics
Downloads 513
24.

Conflicts in Managed Care

New England Journal of Medicine, Vol. 332, p. 604, 1995
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 27 Sep 2007
Accepted Paper Series
Suffolk University Law School
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25.

Respecting Adolescents' Confidentiality and Reproductive and Sexual Choices

International Journal of Gynecology and Obstetrics, Vol. 98, pp. 182-187, 2007, U Toronto, Legal Studies Research Paper No. 08-08
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 30 Aug 2007 Last Revised: 29 Apr 2009
Accepted Paper Series
University of Toronto - Faculty of Law, Dalhousie University - Schulich School of Law and University of Toronto - Faculty of Law
Downloads 498
26.

Evaluating the Impact of Criminal Laws on HIV Risk Behavior

Journal of Law, Medicine & Ethics, Vol. 30, No. 2, Summer 2002
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 11 Sep 2002
Accepted Paper Series
University of Connecticut Health Center, New York University and Center for Public Health Law Research, Temple University - James E. Beasley School of Law
Downloads 497
27.

Child Mortality and Public Spending on Health: How Much Does Money Matter?

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 1864
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank and Harvard University - Harvard Kennedy School (HKS)
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28.

Female Genital Cutting (Mutilation/Circumcision): Ethical and Legal Dimensions

International Journal of Gynecology and Obstetrics, Vol. 79, pp. 281-287, 2002
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 22 Nov 2006 Last Revised: 10 Jun 2017
Accepted Paper Series
University of Toronto - Faculty of Law, University of Toronto - Faculty of Law and Assiut University
Downloads 463
29.

Public Health Versus Personal Liberty – The Uneasy Case for Individual Detention, Isolation and Quarantine

The SciTech Lawyer, Vol. 7, No. 4, Spring 2011
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 01 Nov 2011
Accepted Paper Series
University of Utah - S.J. Quinney College of Law
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30.

The Death of Jesse Gelsinger: New Evidence of the Influence of Money and Prestige in Human Research

36 American Journal of Law & Medicine 295 (2010), Washington & Lee Legal Studies Paper No. 2012-19
Number of pages: 3 Posted: 10 Apr 2012
Accepted Paper Series
University of Illinois College of Law
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31.

Physician-Assisted Suicide in the Context of Managed Care

Duquesne University Law Review, Vol. 35, No. 455, pp. 455-479, 1996
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 05 Jan 2011
Accepted Paper Series
University of Minnesota Law School
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32.

The Causal Effect of Education on Obesity: Evidence from Compulsory Schooling Laws

Number of pages: 66 Posted: 14 Nov 2009 Last Revised: 22 Nov 2009
Working Paper Series
HealthCore, Inc.
Downloads 441
33.

Big Bad Data: Law, Public Health, and Biomedical Databases

Journal of Law, Medicine and Ethics, Forthcoming, Case Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2012-34
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 30 Oct 2012
Accepted Paper Series
Case Western Reserve University School of Law and Case Western Reserve University
Downloads 440
34.

Is Obesity Contagious? Social Networks vs. Environmental Factors in the Obesity Epidemic

FRB of Boston Quantitative Analysis Unit Working Paper No. QAU08-2, Journal of Health Economics, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 27 Feb 2008
Working Paper Series
Econ One Research and University of Wisconsin - Madison - Robert M. La Follette School of Public Affairs
Downloads 418
35.

The Global Reach of Hiv/Aids: Science, Politics, Economics, and Research

Emory International Law Review, Vol. 17, No. 1, Spring 2003
Number of pages: 68 Posted: 25 Nov 2003
Accepted Paper Series
Georgetown University - Law Center - O'Neill Institute for National and Global Health Law
Downloads 415
36.

Direct to Consumer Advertising and Prescription Choice

Number of pages: 20 Posted: 20 Apr 2005
Working Paper Series
University of Tokyo and University of Maryland - Department of Economics

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Downloads 404
37.

Reproductive Rights as Health Care Rights

Columbia Journal of Gender and Law, Vol. 18, No. 2, 2008, Case Legal Studies Research Paper No. 09-30
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 17 Oct 2009
Accepted Paper Series
Case Western Reserve University School of Law
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38.

Unethical Female Stereotyping in Reproductive Health

International Journal of Gynecology and Obstetrics, Vol. 109, pp. 255-258, 2010
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 06 May 2010 Last Revised: 21 May 2010
Accepted Paper Series
University of Toronto - Faculty of Law, affiliation not provided to SSRN and University of Toronto - Faculty of Law
Downloads 384
39.

Factors Influencing Prescription Behavior of Physicians

The Pharma Innovation Journal, ISSN:2277-7695 (2014) 3(5): 30-35
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 08 Jul 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Indus University, Indus University, RTS (Research, Trainings, and Solutions), University of Sindh and University of Sindh
Downloads 379
40.

Pandemic Influenza: Ethics, Law, and the Public's Health

Administrative Law Review, Vol. 59, No. 1, p. 121, 2007, Georgetown Public Law Research Paper No. 10-62
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 02 Jun 2006 Last Revised: 18 Sep 2015
Accepted Paper Series
Georgetown University - Law Center - O'Neill Institute for National and Global Health Law and Georgetown University - The O'Neill Institute for National and Global Health Law
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41.

Autonomy and Informed Consent in Biomedical Research

UCLA Law Review, Vol. 54, p. 605, 2007, UCLA School of Law Research Paper No. 07-11
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 08 Mar 2007
Accepted Paper Series
UCLA School of Law
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42.

Diabetes Treatments and Moral Hazard

Journal of Law and Economics, Vol. 50, p. 519, 2007, FSU College of Law, Law and Economics Paper No. 05-21, FSU College of Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 159
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 23 Jul 2005 Last Revised: 29 Jan 2010
Accepted Paper Series
University of Pennsylvania Law School and George Mason University - Buchanan Center Political Economy
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43.

An Imperfect Fit: Obesity, Public Health, and Disability Anti-Discrimination Law

Number of pages: 56 Posted: 15 Dec 2008
Working Paper Series
Public Citizen Litigation Group
Downloads 365
44.

Universal Health Care, American Pragmatism and the Ethics of Health Policy: Questioning Political Efficacy

Number of pages: 14 Posted: 03 Jul 2007
Working Paper Series
East Carolina University - School of Medicine
Downloads 365
45.

The Largest Last Supper: Depictions of Food Portions and Plate Size Increased Over the Millennium

International Journal of Obesity 34.5 (2010): 943-944
Number of pages: 2 Posted: 19 Aug 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Cornell University and Virginia Wesleyan College

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46.

US Male Obesity from 1800-2000: A Long Term Perspective

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 4366
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 30 Aug 2013
Working Paper Series
University of Texas of the Permian Basin
Downloads 350
47.

Conscientious Objection by Health Care Providers

Lahey Clinic Journal of Medical Ethics, Vol. 18, No. 1, Winter 2011
Number of pages: 2 Posted: 09 Jan 2011 Last Revised: 06 Nov 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Mitchell Hamline School of Law
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48.

Pox Americana? Vaccinating More Emergency Doctors for Smallpox - A Law and Economics Approach to Work Conditions

Emory Law Journal, Vol. 54, No. 1, 2005
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 05 Aug 2007
Accepted Paper Series
University of Illinois College of Law
Downloads 349
49.

Medical Liability, Managed Care, and Defensive Medicine

Stanford Law and Economics Olin Working Paper No. 191
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 22 Aug 2000
Working Paper Series
Stanford Graduate School of Business and Brookings Institution

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50.

The Spread of Obesity in a Large Social Network Over 32 Years

New England Journal of Medicine, Vol. 357, No. 4, pp. 370-379, July 26, 2007
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 20 Aug 2007
Accepted Paper Series
Harvard University - Department of Health Care Policy and UC San Diego Division of Social Sciences
Downloads 343