Survival of the ttest: a comparison of medicine and health on Lord Howe Island and St Kilda

P Stride
2010 The Journal of the Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh  
Lord Howe Island and the St Kilda archipelago have many similarities, yet their communities had totally disparate outcomes. The characteristics of the two islands are compared and contrasted, and it is hypothesised that the differences in health and diseases largely explain the success of one society and the failure of the other.
doi:10.4997/jrcpe.2010.410 pmid:21132149 fatcat:6gwoybk7ijh7rk73iyp6lpnksq