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Another Potential Data Source: Epidemiologic Studies
Sometimes an epidemiologic study has previously been done for a community where a site is under investigation. Epidemiologic studies evaluate the occurrence of illness in a population and any factors, such as lifestyle and chemical exposure, that might be associated with the occurrence of the illnesses. Click on the term below to see the type of epidemiologic study that is most helpful to the health assessor evaluating conditions at a site.
|Last updated: May 30, 2007||ATSDR
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