J Epidemiol Community Health 58:114-115 doi:10.1136/jech.58.2.114
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Developmental origins of adult health and disease

  1. D J P Barker
  1. Correspondence to:
 Professor D J P Barker
 Medical Research Council Environmental Epidemiology Unit, University of Southampton, Southampton SO9 4XY, UK;


    The aim of this glossary is to define some key terms used in the field of developmental and life course epidemiology.