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European Journal of Dermatology


Epidemiology of skin diseases in Europe Volume 16, numéro 2, March-April 2006

  • Page(s) : 209-14
  • Année de parution : 2006

Auteur(s) : H. Williams, A. Svensson, Th. Diepgen, L. Naldi, P.J. Coenraads, P. Elsner, J.-J. Grob, J.N. Bouwes Bavinck on behalf of The European Dermato-Epidemiology Network (EDEN) Epidemiology of skin diseases in Europe Introduction What is epidemiology? Epidemiology refers to the study of the distribution and causes of diseases in human populations [9, 23]. Epidemiology as applied to dermatology is thus concerned with finding out more about issues such as how many people suffer from skin disease [...]