By Dr. Jorge Rendón (auth.), Professor E. Tanner M.D. (eds.)

In the preface to quantity 1 of the 'Annals of lifestyles coverage drugs' Dr. MAX E. EISENRING defined the objective of this booklet as follows: "Any undertaking which goals at contributing considerably to the fashionable technological know-how of scientific underwriting can achieve this provided that the various humans preoccupied with those difficulties during the global sign up for forces to the final word good thing about these so much wanting lifestyles assurance." In an endeavour to maintain the lifestyles coverage scientific administrators around the globe proficient of the advancements within the box of lifestyles coverage medication, we've made up our minds to post the papers that have been provided on the eleven th overseas Congress of lifestyles coverage drugs in Mexico in 1973 in quantity five of the 'Annals'. we're such a lot thankful to Dr. J. REN06N, President of the Organizing dedicate­ tee of the Congress in Mexico for having consented to our publishing the continue­ ings of the Congress in a distinct variation of the 'Annals'. it's a resource of significant pride to us that during this fashion a miles better circle of lifestyles assurance scientific administrators should be reached than may were the case if merely the members themselves have been to obtain the complaints of the Congress. Dissemination of the result of scientific study on a world foundation, specifically these findings that experience a referring to existence coverage medication, is certainly one of our most advantageous aims.

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MEEUS-BITH 9. , HELSTROM, P. : Carbon dust and mucociliary transport. Arch. environm. Hlth 26, 294 (1973). 10. : Frequence actuelle du cancer bronchitique, donnees epidemiologiques et facteurs thiologiques. Rev. Prat (Paris) 23, 1113 (1973). 11. : Les maladies pulmonaires provoquees par l'inhalation d'antigenes organiques. Journee Med. Annuelle de Broussais-LaCharite, p. 103 (1969). : SANDOZ, Paris 1969. 12. : Action de la phase gazeuse de fumee de cigarettes sur la transformation lymphoblastique du petit lymphocyte humain.

It is clear that item 5, the epidemiology of infections due to resistant microorganisms would already be included within the pattern of the communicable diseases. Iatrogenic disease in item 6 including that due to misdiagnosis, unnecessary surgery, and poor medical judgment follows an entirely different epidemiologic pattern and will not be further analyzed here. The Nature of Epidemiology Let us examine the nature of epidemiology. Epidemiology is a science concerned only with abnormalities of health, i.

If JENNER'S evidence had been gener! Controlled human experiments can be performed in the general population on the effectivenes of a preventive agent such as a vaccine. Useful epidemiological data are often valuable by-products of such clinical trials. 28 D. D. RUTSTEIN ally accepted at that time, smallpox could have been eradicated a century before the viruses of smallpox and cowpox were isolated and identified. In our own day, the established epidemiological relationship between an environmental factor i.

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