Geography, Medical

Known as: Geomedicine, Medical geography, Nosogeography 
The area of medicine concerned with the effects on health and disease due to geographic factors such as CLIMATE, environmental conditions, and… (More)
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2012
2012
OBJECTIVES We assessed whether geographic information available at the time of asthma admission predicts time to reutilization… (More)
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2008
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2008
In contrast to biomineralization phenomena, that are among the most widely studied topics in modern material and earth science… (More)
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2005
Highly Cited
2005
This research considers both spatial and nonspatial factors in examining accessibility to primary healthcare in Illinois. Spatial… (More)
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2002
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2002
During recent years, nursing research has adopted and integrated perspectives and theoretical frameworks from a range of social… (More)
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2000
2000
In 1854, Dr. John Snow identified the Broad Street pump as the source of an intense cholera outbreak by plotting the location of… (More)
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2000
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2000
Medical geography and epidemiology share the common goal of understanding disease processes and improving methods of health… (More)
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1998
1998
This paper argues that emerging 'post-medical geographies' require attention to the methodological in order to fully appreciate… (More)
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1993
1993
This paper argues that a re-examination of the interrelationship between constructs of place and space is crucial to geography's… (More)
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1991
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1991
This paper discusses some basic questions about evidence, proof, argument, and explanation in medical geography. The main… (More)
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1984
1984
p6 the United States, medical geography is one of the least known of the medically related social sciences. Medical geography is… (More)
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