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Medicine and society

Robert Wilkins, Simon Cross, Ian Megson and David Meredith

in Oxford Handbook of Medical Sciences

Second edition

Published on behalf of Oxford University Press

ISBN: 9780199588442
Published online September 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780191729881 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/med/9780199588442.003.0014

Series: Oxford Medical Handbooks

Medicine and society

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Introduction - Measuring disease in a society - Detection of disease - Assessing the effectiveness of treatment of a disease - The sociocultural context of medicine -

Chapter.  2700 words. 

Subjects: Preclinical Medicine

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