TITLE

risk factor

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1920
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the term "risk factor" is presented. It refers to an environmental, chemical, psychological, physiological, or genetic element that predisposes an individual to the development of a disease.
ACCESSION #
21244359

 

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