Philosophy in Epidemiology and Public Health

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Nova Science Publishers, Jan 1, 1997 - Medical - 241 pages
Examines several philosophical issues relating to the two disciplines that Tavris considers important but neglected or misunderstood. Introduces the fields generally, describes some common misconceptions about them, advocates the use of more common sense in them, discusses the importance of values as well as scientific studies in developing public

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Contents

Epidemiology
3
Public Health
15
My Decision to Go into Epidemiology
23
Copyright

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About the author (1997)

S. Lori Brown, PhD, MPH. Epidemiologist. Epidemiology Branch. Division of Postmarket Surveillance. Center for Devices and Radiological Health. U.S. Food and Drug Administration. Rockville, MD, USA.

Roselie A. Bright, ScD. Epidemiologist. Epidemiology Branch. Division of Postmarket Surveillance. Center for Devices and Radiological Health. U.S. Food and Drug Administration. Rockville, MD, USA

Dale R. Tavris, MD, MPH. Epidemiologist. Epidemiology Branch. Division of Postmarket Surveillance. Center for Devices and Radiological Health. U.S. Food and Drug Administration. Rockville, MD, USA

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