Accession Number:

AD0619404

Title:

PRINCIPAL PROBLEMS OF EPIDEMIOLOGICAL GEOGRAPHY. 2. THE NOTION OF NOSOLOGICAL AREAS

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

ARMY BIOLOGICAL LABS FREDERICK MD

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1965-06-01

Pagination or Media Count:

10.0

Abstract:

The distribution of infectious and parasitic diseases is discussed. The geographical distribution of infections and infestations is explained by the nature of the causative agent, living conditions, and historical reasons. Since the regularities of distribution of these diseases are diverse, their study calls for a comprehensive analysis of a great many factors of a biological and social order.

Subject Categories:

  • Medicine and Medical Research

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE