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Physical activity and gastric cancer: so what? An epidemiologist's confession


, : Physical activity and gastric cancer: so what? An epidemiologist's confession. Cancer Prevention Research 7(1): 9-11

Epidemiologists, like many scientists, tend to become specialized and focused on a particular disease, even though behavioral risk factors such as physical activity have effects across many diseases. This commentary is a personal reflection by an epidemiologist on the shortcomings of this disease-oriented approach to prevention.

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DOI: 10.1158/1940-6207.CAPR-13-0400


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