Abstract

The terms "appropriate" and "necessary" are crucial determinants in decisions regarding the use and reimbursement of medical treatments. This paper encourages greater awareness of the political, economic, and normative assumptions that give meaning to these concepts.

Additional Information

ISSN
1086-3249
Print ISSN
1054-6863
Pages
pp. 337-343
Launched on MUSE
1997-12-01
Open Access
No
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