Pediatric epidemiology differs significantly from general epidemiology especially when it comes to societal, ethical developmental aspects. Pediatric Epidemiology (PDF) addresses biological considerations and legal and ethical questions in dealing with pediatric and adolescent populations. Classic topics, like how to recruit representative samples, how to deal with confounding variables, and how to work with genetic information are the main areas of the ebook are also in focus. Last but not the least, this volume includes the current understanding of global trends in occurrence, transmission, and control of epidemic pediatric diseases. This ebook not only serves as a textbook for epidemiologists, geneticists, pediatricians, and child, and public health specialists but is also the main reference for those embarking on pediatric cohort studies and epidemiological studies involving the pediatric population.
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