TITLE

Global climate change and health: recent findings and future steps

AUTHOR(S)
Kovats, R. Sari; Haines, Andrew
PUB. DATE
February 2005
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;2/15/2005, Vol. 172 Issue 4, p501
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Highlights steps that may prevent health hazards caused by global climate change. Progress in scientific understanding of the potential effects of climate change on ecosystems and human health; Climate change effects manifested in Europe in 2003; Prerequisite for the prevention of adverse health effects of extreme events; Role of qualitative research in developing strategies to adapt to a changing climate.
ACCESSION #
15954797

 

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