'Completely ridiculous' demands ruining medicare

Rich, Pat
June 2002
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;6/25/2002, Vol. 166 Issue 13, p1707
Academic Journal
Focuses on the 2002 annual meeting of the Canadian Health Economics Research Association. Contention of Dr. Charles Wright that the demand side of health care has been ignored in critiques of medicare because all attention has been focused on the supply of medical and health services; Issue of elective medical services and waiting lists for them; His views on the medicalization of life that has narrowed the parameters of normal behavior.


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