Reference Entry

Sensitive Period

Edited by Miquel Porta

in A Dictionary of Epidemiology

Sixth edition

Published in print January 2014 | ISBN: 9780199976720
Published online July 2016 | e-ISBN: 9780199390069
Sensitive Period

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A time during the development of a tissue, organ, or system when it can be permanently changed by harmful influences

Reference Entry.  94 words. 

Subjects: Epidemiology

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