What is an Epidemic?
Misuse of the word “epidemic” has become an epidemic. In this note I examine several accounts of what it means to be an epidemic, explore what I take to be the motivation for over-extending the term, and explain why I think we should use it in a more careful way.
Journal of Law, Medicine, and Ethics, 2014
Digital USD Citation
Anomaly, Johnathan, "What is an Epidemic?" (2014). Center for Health Law Policy and Bioethics. 46.