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    Books and Articles
    A list books, journals, and articles useful in the study and teaching of epidemiology and other public health topics.


    Principles of Epidemiology: An Introduction to Applied Epidemiology and Biostatistics
    Dicker RC, et al. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1992.

    Field Epidemiology
    Gregg MB, et al. Oxford University Press, 1996.

    Applied Epidemiology: Theory to Practice
    Brownson R, Petitti D. Oxford University Press, 1998

    Principles and Practices of Public Health Surveillance
    Teutsch S, Churchill RE (editors). Oxford University Press, 1994.

    Prevention Effectiveness: A Guide to Decision Analysis and Economic Evaluation
    Haddox A, Teutsch S, Schaffer P, Dunet D (editors). Oxford University Press, 1996.

    An Essay on the Principle of Population
    Malthus T. Oxford University Press, 1993.

    Evolution of Infectious Disease
    Ewald PW. Oxford University Press, 1994.

    Medical Detective
    Berton Roueche

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    Statistics in Medicine
    Colton T. Little, Brown and Company, 1974.

    Statistical Methods for Rates and Proportions (2nd edition)
    Fleiss JL. Wiley, 1981.

    Historical Background

    John Snow Revisited: Getting a Handle on the Broad Street Pump
    The Pharos (Winter 1999)
    Howard Brody, Peter Vinten-Johansen, Nigel Paneth, Michael Rip

    Sentinel for Health: A History of the Centers for Disease Control
    Etheridge EW. University of California Press,1992.


    Dorland's Medical Dictionary

    A Dictionary of Epidemiology (3rd edition)
    John Last (editor). Oxford University Press, 1996.

    Great Stories: True Events

    The Demon in the Freezer
    Richard Preston, 2002. 

    The Hot Zone
    Richard Preston, 1995.

    Great Stories: Fictional Tales

    The Cobra Event
    Richard Preston, 1997.

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