- 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
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 [...]