• Vol. 29 No. 6, 695–697
  • 15 November 2000

Epidemiology in the Post-Genomic Era


To the clinical specialists, epidemiology appears to be a hyphenated word associated with their clinical specialty: for example, cancer-epidemiology, cardiovascular-epidemiology, infectious disease-epidemiology and occupational-epidemiology. It is a toolbox to unravel the distribution and determinants of diseases within their specialty in the community.

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