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To those who learn and teach a rapidly evolving discipline such as epidemiology and to those who struggle to define the poorly understood concept of community medicine, new books in either field are welcome. This book merits consideration as the textbook in an educational program on community medicine. Its main strength is a comprehensive description of functioning communityoriented health care programs that were planned on the basis of scientific, clinical, and epidemiologic evidence and that have been shown to be feasible in settings that do not command unlimited financial resources. The epidemiologic content of the book, while adequate to gain
Epidemiology and Community Medicine.. Ann Intern Med. 1975;82:728. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-82-5-728_2
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 1975;82(5):728.
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