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Slow-acting Harms

Harms that generally involve natural, biological or physiological systems and may have time intervals between causes, interventions, and outcomes that run to several decades.

(Sparrow, Malcolm K.  ‘The Character of Harms’ (2008), p.173.)
     
Slow-acting Harms

Harms that generally involve natural, biological or physiological systems and may have time intervals between causes, interventions, and outcomes that run to several decades.

(Sparrow, Malcolm K.  ‘The Character of Harms’ (2008), p.173.)

Approved for glossaryposting by Ben Eisen on January 2, 2011


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