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Motherhood and Apple Pie: The Effectiveness of Medical Care for Children

Barbara Starfield
The Milbank Memorial Fund Quarterly. Health and Society
Vol. 63, No. 3 (Summer, 1985), pp. 523-546
Published by: Wiley on behalf of Milbank Memorial Fund
DOI: 10.2307/3349846
Stable URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/3349846
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Abstract

The impact upon health of changes in public policy regarding health services has not been systematically assessed. The long-term, and largely irreversible, effects of reduced support for health services to children present special challenges to collaborative research between clinical and public health approaches. Preliminary evidence from such a collaborative study of a variety of illnesses and interventions is persuasive of real benefit from prompt access to medical care.

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