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This brief and convincing study of the interaction between social adjustment and human health and disease was written by a distinguished medical scientist and educator whose research has been in physiology, neurology, internal medicine, and the social sciences.
Wolf synthesizes data from his research and that of others, which demonstrates the consistent and intimate relationship between ". . . the quality of human relationships to physical health and disease, and thereby to clarify one aspect of human ecology."
In an engaging manner, numerous examples are given that show the continuous role of human social adjustment as a vital element in
Social Environment and Health.. Ann Intern Med. 1981;95:787. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-95-6-787_2
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 1981;95(6):787.
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