Skin disease: a neglected public health problem
2009 (English)In: Dermatologic clinics, ISSN 0733-8635, Vol. 27, no 2, 99-101 p.Article in journal (Refereed) Published
Skin diseases are among the most common health problems in humans. Considering their significant impact on the individual, the family, the social life of patients, and their heavy economical burden, the public health importance of these diseases is underappreciated. This article discusses the importance of dermatologic public health and makes recommendations for better addressing this neglected topic.
Place, publisher, year, edition, pages
Elsevier, 2009. Vol. 27, no 2, 99-101 p.
Medical and Health Sciences
IdentifiersURN: urn:nbn:se:umu:diva-30594DOI: 10.1016/j.det.2008.11.011PubMedID: 19254651OAI: oai:DiVA.org:umu-30594DiVA: diva2:284844