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Genetic issues in public health and medicine

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Published by Thomas in Springfield, Ill .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Medical genetics.,
  • Public health.,
  • Medical screening.,
  • Human genetics.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementedited by Bernice H. Cohen, Abraham M. Lilienfeld, P. C. Huang ; with an introd. by Bentley Glass.
    ContributionsCohen, Bernice H., Lilienfeld, Abraham M., Huang, Pien-Chien, 1931-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRA645.G4 G46
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxv, 486 p. :
    Number of Pages486
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4536244M
    ISBN 100398036594
    LC Control Number77002181

    This book introduces the basic concepts of epidemiology and biostatistics as applied to public health problems. Emphasis is placed on the principles and methods of epidemiologic investigation, appropriate summaries and displays of data, and the use of classical statistical approaches to describe the health (ii) ‘Healthy living’ testing. One of the core concepts behind personalized medicine is that genetic testing can be used to tailor our lifestyles in order to maximize health promotion. 45 DTC genetic testing services are marketed as a way to improve things like diet, exercise, and screening practices. Indeed, the idea of personalized lifestyle advice is central to most DTC genetic services

      The nation's investment in the Human Genome Project (HGP) was grounded in the expectation that knowledge generated as a result of that extraordinary research effort would be used to advance our understanding of biology and disease and to improve health. In the years since the HGP's completion there has been much excitement about the potential for so-called 'personalized medicine' Welcome to Oxford Medicine Online Supporting every stage in your medical career. Oxford Medicine Online is a digital platform hosting Oxford University Press' prestigious medical titles. This resource brings together authoritative texts by world-renowned authors available online for the first ://

    The major aim of the Annals is to increase understanding of the biology of molecular and genetic medicine, both in health and in disease. The scholarly journal which aims to publish premier, various detailed research and review papers on all the related areas of advanced research carried on in the field of Molecular and Genetic :// Cambridge Core - Medical Law, Ethics and forensic Medicine - Genetic Research on Addiction - edited by Audrey Chapman


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