STANLEY S. GILDER
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"In South Africa we have a veritable paradise for research in epidemiology and the changing patterns of disease" (WALKER ARP: Survival outlook for middleaged populations in South Africa. S Afr Med J 48:2053, 1974). "There exists today in this country [South Africa] a unique opportunity to observe the functioning of a society that is in transition from a preindustrial to an industrial way of life. Before the change is complete, every facet of it should be studied" (AMES FR, DAYNES WG: Some impressions of family life in Tsolo (Transkei). S Afr Med J 48:1961, 1974).
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STANLEY S. GILDER. South Africa: Research Worker's Paradise. Ann Intern Med. 1975;82:588. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-82-4-588
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