Social Risk Factors

Part of the Statistics for Biology and Health book series (SBH)


Among risk factors for infectious diseases, social ones present a particular challenge due to the increasing importance of old and new infections on the one hand, and the complexity of social reality on the other. This is not a new phenomenon.


Social Factor Tuberculosis Incidence Infective Agent Social Risk Factor Crowded Housing 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Universitè de Paris VParisFrance
  2. 2.BielefeldGermany
  3. 3.School of Social SciencesUniversity of Applied SciencesRegensburgGermany

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