Sources of information on medical geography.

  title={Sources of information on medical geography.},
  author={L S Mullins},
  journal={Bulletin of the Medical Library Association},
  volume={54 3},
  • L S Mullins
  • Published 1966 in Bulletin of the Medical Library Association
Adequate research in the peripheral field of medical geography requires familiarity with the literature of medicine, geography, and other environmentally oriented fields. The pertinent literature of the two primary disciplines, as well as that of anthropology, nutrition, and human bioclimatology, is surveyed from a bibliographical point of view. A brief review of historical sources is presented, followed by a discussion of the contemporary organizations, both international and national, active… CONTINUE READING