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The changing face of disease

C. G. N. Mascie-Taylor

The changing face of disease

implications for society

by C. G. N. Mascie-Taylor

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Published by Taylor & Francis in New York, London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Diseases,
  • Social aspects,
  • Public Health,
  • Parasitic Diseases,
  • Epidemiology,
  • Environmentally induced diseases,
  • Preventive Medicine,
  • Forensic Medicine,
  • Emerging Communicable Diseases,
  • MEDICAL

  • About the Edition

    The Changing Face of Disease seeks to address four themes which reflect our understanding of disease: its evolution; its implications for human societies; its ecology, and our response to it.

    Edition Notes

    Statementedited by Nick Mascie-Taylor, Jean Peters and Stephen T. McGarvey
    SeriesSociety for the Study of Human Biology series, Society for the Study of Human Biology series
    ContributionsSociety for the Study of Human Biology
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRA418 .C49 2004eb
    The Physical Object
    Format[electronic resource] :
    Pagination1 online resource (1 v.) :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25559670M
    ISBN 100203300181
    ISBN 109780203300183
    OCLC/WorldCa56551506

      The Changing Face of Disease is a collection of papers originally presented at the 43rd Society for the Study of Human Biology symposium. While underpinned by a human biology view of the world, the collection makes strides towards presenting arguments from a public health oriented, global burden of disease : Shona Wynd.   Emerging evidence suggests that sex and gender differences exist in the prevalence, susceptibility to, severity of, and response to treatment and management of, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). However, the identification of knowledge gaps regarding sex, gender, and COPD involves not only pinpointing what areas of etiology, epidemiology, and management need to Author: Ann P. Pederson, Kristy A. K. Hoyak, Sue Mills, Pat G. Camp.

    The Changing Face of Alzheimer's Research. Monday, November pm. Location: Shorewood Village Center Dr. Piero Antuono, a leading neurologist affiliated with the Medical College of Wisconsin and Froedtert Hospital, is the Director of the Dementia Research Antuono's specialty for the past forty years has been the diseases of older adults, including Alzheimer’s disease and.   The taboo on death is at last breaking down. There is far greater receptivity to informed discussion about death and dying. Dying with dignity is one major issue: euthanasia and the 'natural death movement' are the latest stages in a debate first stimulated by the hospice movement. Media treatment of the bereaved, especially after disasters, has attracted some adverse criticism, yet after .

    The Ecology and Etiology of Newly Emerging Marine Diseases is a unique contribution to an entirely new field of scientific investigation. For the first time, material presented in this book identifies patterns and trends in the abundance and distribution of disease phenomena in the marine environment. These patterns have gone unrecognised and undetected in the past because the literature in. Changing the Face of STEM is about strengthening collaborations. A diverse group of policy, health, business, technology, government and academic leaders gather for an action-oriented discussion aimed at addressing tangible and sustainable solutions to increase diversity and inclusion in the STEM and medical professions.


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