Journals Higher Education



Published: 05 June 2008

416 Pages | 49 line illustrations and 5 black and white photographs


ISBN: 9780198527923

Bookseller Code (AU)

Environmental Epidemiology

Study methods and application

Edited by Dean Baker and Mark J Nieuwenhuijsen

  • Contains descriptions of classic studies in environmental epidemiology such as those by John Snow, the London smog episode, the arsenic problem in Bangladesh, and the Bhopal incident
  • Describes basic principles of environmental health and epidemiology, to introduce new readers to the topics and to act as a refresher to more experienced readers
  • Unique in describing specialised designs in environmental epidemiology, such as environmental time series studies and environmental cluster detection

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