Social Medicine

Known as: Medicine, Social, medicine social 
A branch of medicine concerned with the role of socio-environmental factors in the occurrence, prevention and treatment of disease.
National Institutes of Health

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1939-2018
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2014
2014
R has established that social environments affect human health.1 Acknowledged social determinants of health — including racial or… (More)
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2014
2014
Medicine as a discipline cannot function in a social vacuum. Society determines the type of medicine being practised. It is the… (More)
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2008
2008
Founded in 1970 to train physicians to practice in community health centers and underserved areas, the Residency Program in… (More)
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2003
2003
A fundamental change in the theory underlying public health and medicine is needed. Latin American social medicine (LASM… (More)
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2003
2003
Latin American social medicine arose during the 1950s and 1960s, drawing its inspiration from the social movements that emerged… (More)
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2001
2001
The accomplishments of Latin American social medicine remain little known in the English-speaking world. In Latin America, social… (More)
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1999
1999
To ask whether social medicine still matters may seem to be in poor taste at a symposium to honor Martin Cherkasky, but social… (More)
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1985
1985
Rudolf Virchow's Report on the 1848 typhus epidemic is one of the neglected classics of "social medicine"--a term he did much to… (More)
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1981
1981
strictly clinical or strictly scientific. They were often a happy combination of the two as Holmes brought his knowledge of basic… (More)
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1981
1981
Although interest in the social origins of illness has grown recently, the sources of this concern in Marxist thought have… (More)
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