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Main Title Environmental change, climate, and health : issues and research methods /
Other Authors
Martens, Willem Jozef Meine;
McMichael, A. J.
Publisher Cambridge University Press,
Year Published 2002
OCLC Number 48473865
ISBN 0521782368
Subjects Environmental health; Environmentally induced diseases; Social medicine; Environmental Illness--etiology; Environmental Medicine--methods; Causality; Climate; Environmental Health--statistics & numerical data; Models, Statistical; Risk Factors
Internet Access
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Library   Call Number Additional Info Location Last
ERAM RA566,E573 2002 Region 9 Library/San Francisco,CA 06/15/2005 DISPERSAL
Collation xiii, 338 p. : ill. (some col.), maps ; 26 cm.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Notes
Global environmental changes: anticipating and assessing risks to health / A.J. McMichael and P. Martens -- Historical connections between climate, medical thought and human health / A.G. Carmichael and M. Fleming Moran -- The contribution of global environmental factors to ill-health / K.R. Smith and M. Desai -- Surprise, nonlinearity and complex behavior / T. Awerbuch, A.E. Kiszewski and R. Levins -- Epidemilogic and impacts assessment methods / K.L. Ebi and J.A. Patz -- Retrospective studies: analogue approaches describing climate variability and health / R.S. Kovats and M. Bouma -- Detecting the infectious disease consequences of climate change and extreme weather events / P.R. Epstein -- Integrated assessment modelling of human health impacts / P. Martens, J. Rotmans and D. Rothman -- Remote sensing, GIS, and spatial statistics: powerful tools for landscape epidemiology / L.R. Beck, U. Kitron and M.R. Bobo -- Monitoring the health impacts of global climate change / D.H. Campbell-Lendrum, P. Wilkinson, K. Kuhn, R.S. Kovats, A. Haines, B. Menne and T.W. Parr -- Epidemiology, environmental health and global change / A. Woodward -- Dealing with scientific uncertainties / T.O. Riordan and A.J. McMichael.