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[Correspondence] Mathematics in medicine: the 300-year legacy of iatromathematics

30 Nov 2013

The modern era of health care is now inexorably linked to the application of mathematical and computational analysis to offer digital-age diagnostics, novel pharmacotherapies, computer-assisted and robot-assisted interventions, epidemiological data-mining, and evidence synthesis. These have also been supported by the application of mathematics to a plethora of research methods that include computational physiology, genomics, and more recently the development of systems medicine through the application of systems biology.

30 November 2013

Click here to view the full article which appeared in The Lancet