The Epidemiology and Control of Man-Made Diseases

  • David D. Rutstein


The International Association of Life Assurance Medicine is directly concerned with the increased risk of unnecessary man-made disease, disability, and untimely death resulting from the pollution of our environment. Let us, therefore, examine the epidemiology of the man-made diseases and the effective international application of the epidemiological principles that could lead to the control of these avoidable health problems.


Typhoid Fever Communicable Disease Disease Control Program Municable Disease Harmful Agent 
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