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The political economy of health care. A clinical perspective
  1. Gerry Richardson

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    Julian Tudor Hart. . Bristol: The Policy Press, 2006, £14.99. 1861348088

    Not surprisingly, this is a socialist view on the history, current state and future of the National Health Service. The book provides interesting insights into the working of the National Health Service (NHS) and its aims and objectives, which, Tudor Hart argues, are almost entirely “hard” health outcomes (healthier births and so on) with perhaps some role in the legitimisation of the state. Little attention is given to process outcomes of the …

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