August 28, 2018, Vol 320, No. 8, Pages 735-846
Comparison of 2 Treatment Models – Precision Medicine and Preventive Medicine
Bruce M. Psaty, MD, PhD; Olaf M. Dekkers, MD, PhD; Richard S. Cooper, MD
JAMA. 2018;320(8):751-752. doi:10.1001/jama.2018.8377
This Viewpoint compares the strengths and weaknesses of precision-medicine and preventive-medicine models for treating disease driven by genetics and disease driven by lifestyle and toxic environments.