Commentary on Wim Dekkers’s and Marcel Olde Rikkert’s: “What is a genetic disease? The example of Alzheimer’s Disease” and Stephen Tyreman’s: “Causes of illness in clinical practice: A conceptual exploration” [Book Review]


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DOI 10.1007/s11019-006-9009-3
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What is a Genetic Cause? The Example of Alzheimer’s Disease.Wim Dekkers & Marcel Olde Rikkert - 2006 - Medicine, Health Care and Philosophy 9 (3):273-284.
Causes of Illness in Clinical Practice: A Conceptual Exploration. [REVIEW]Stephen Tyreman - 2006 - Medicine, Health Care and Philosophy 9 (3):285-291.

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