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Biopsychosocial Perspective



Biopsychosocial Perspective:

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The Biopsychosocial Perspective is a medical model that attempts to demonstrate links between multiple body systems and human environment that create risks for illness. For instance, in recent decades many links have been made between smoking, smog and chemicals and risk of contracting various kinds of cancers.