Journeys in Medicine and Research on Three Continents Over 50 Years

by Moyra Smith
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Publisher: World Scientific Publishing Company

Publication Date: June 29, 2017

ISBN: 9789813209565

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This book presents clinical and research aspects of medicine and social dimensions of healthcare. It is designed for an audience with interest in health and societal factors. It is in part autobiographical, based on different phases of the author's life in medicine over 50 years, who revisited cases and problems encountered as she worked in different countries, including South Africa, Scotland, England and North America. Essays encompass aspects of clinical medicine and aspects of research, particularly in Genetics and Genomic Medicine. New information on the topic or disorder and current opinions and approaches to finding solutions are reviewed.


  • Social Dimensions of Health
  • Mothers and Children
  • Infection Related Diseases
  • Infections, Therapy and Prevention
  • Nuclei, Chromosomes, Genomes and Gene Products
  • Genetic Variation and Diseases
  • Complexities and Striving for Insights
  • The Future

Readership: Students, professionals and general public interested in health and societal factors.
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