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How Medical Anthropology Can Contribute to Cancer Research

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Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)603-604
Number of pages2
JournalNATURE REVIEWS CANCER
Volume22
Published1 Jun 2022

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Abstract

Medical anthropology is a social science that uses qualitative methods to better understand how people in different parts of the world perceive and experience illness. This field of study emphasizes research approaches that humanize and add richness to our understanding of cancer in complex settings.

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