Etiology is the study of cause or origin. In epidemiology etiology plays a vital role to understand the origin and cause of the disease. By studying the etiological conditions of infectious diseases, communicable and non-communicable diseases its cure and prevention can be intervened.
Etiology refers to the many factors coming together to cause an illness. It is normally the focus of epidemiological studies.
Related Journals of Etiology
Cancer Epidemiology Biomarkers and Prevention, International Journal of Epidemiology, Clinical Epidemiology, Epidemiologia e prevenzione