"Topography, Medical" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
The systematic surveying, mapping, charting, and description of specific geographical sites, with reference to the physical features that were presumed to influence health and disease. Medical topography should be differentiated from EPIDEMIOLOGY in that the former emphasizes geography whereas the latter emphasizes disease outbreaks.
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Topography, Medical" by people in Profiles.
Improved Geocoding of Cancer Registry Addresses in Urban and Rural Oklahoma. J Registry Manag. 2020; 47(1):13-20.