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By Murray Gell-Mann,Constantino Tsallis

an exceptional number of complicated phenomena in lots of medical fields express power-law habit, reflecting a hierarchical or fractal constitution. a lot of those phenomena appear to be liable to description utilizing methods drawn from thermodynamics or statistical mechanics, rather ways regarding the maximization of entropy and of Boltzmann-Gibbs statistical mechanics and traditional legislation in a usual means. The publication addresses the interdisciplinary functions of those principles, and in addition on a variety of phenomena which may in all likelihood be quantitatively describable by way of those ideas.

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