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Carpal tunnel syndrome as an occupational disease  
http://www.jabfp.org/cgi/content/full/16/6/533
Reviews the literature on both historical aspects and more recent epidemiologic studies of occupational carpal tunnel syndrome (CTS). (See Details)
Published: 2003
Gender perspectives on health and medicine: key themes
Offers a critique of exclusively biomedical approaches to personal and public health. Also looks at the medicalization of personal and social problems, the commodification of health care, and questions of agency, responsibility and control.
Published: 2003
A life course approach to women's health
Looks at the social and biological risk factors (in early and later life) for women's health throughout her life span.
Published: 2002
Through women’s eyes: the case for a feminist epidemiology   
http://www.cwhn.ca/sites/default/files/PDF/Healthsharing/1988_Healthsharing_Vol_10_No_1_Winter.pdf

This article calls for a woman-centered approach within medical research. Identifies why a feminist epidemiology is necessary. Defines feminist epidemiology. 

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Published: 1988