Book Reviews A Dictionary of Epidemiology

@inproceedings{Porta2015BookRA,
  title={Book Reviews A Dictionary of Epidemiology},
  author={Miquel Porta},
  year={2015}
}
When glancing at the cover of the sixth edition of A Dictionary of Epidemiology, the first question that came to mind was whether a new edition of the dictionary was really necessary in an era when everything or almost everything can be found on the internet. It is a difficult question: instead of discussing whether a book is good or not, we debate whether it makes sense to have it in the first place. I will not hold back: a dictionary is absolutely necessary and it is a pleasure to hold the… CONTINUE READING