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OLS Field Name OLS Field Data
Main Title Seasonal forecasts, climatic change, and human health : health and climate /
Other Authors
Author Title of a Work
Thomson, Madeleine C.
Garcia Herrera, Ricardo.
Beniston, Martin.
Publisher Springer,
Year Published 2008
OCLC Number 244264548
ISBN 9781402068768 (alk. paper); 140206876X (alk. paper); 9781402068775 (e-ISBN); 1402068778 (e-ISBN)
Subjects Medical climatology. ; Medical policy. ; Climatic changes--Health aspects. ; Environmentally induced diseases. ; Climate. ; Health Policy. ; Public Health.
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
EKBM  RA793.S426 2008 Research Triangle Park Library/RTP, NC 08/24/2009
Collation x, 232 p. : ill. 25 cm.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Notes
Seasonal climate forecasting for health / Stephen J. Connor, Madeleine C. Thomson, and Bettina Menne -- The impact on human health of climate and climate change ; research in the ENSEMBLES Project from seasonal to centennial timescales / Chris D. Hewitt --"Flowering walnuts in the wood" and other bases for seasonal climate forecasting / Simon J. Mason -- Climate and infectious diseases / Louise Kelly-Hope and Madeleine C. Thomson -- Integration of seasonal forecasts into early warning systems for climate-sensitive diseases such as malaria and dengue / Stephen J. Connor and Gilma C. Mantilla -- Climate and environmental information and the control of epidemic meningitis in Africa / Luis E. Cuevas, C. Anthony hart, and Madeleine C. Thomson -- A multimodel framework in support of malaria surveillance and control / Daniel Ruiz, Stephen J. Connor, and Madeleine C. Thomson -- Recent developments and next steps in seasonal forecasting and health / Madeleine C. Thomson, Stephen J. Connor, and Bettina Menne -- Climate change and health / Martin Beniston and Ricardo Garcâia-Herrera -- The RedGems information system: climate, environment and public health / Yves M. Tourre, Jean P. Lacaux, Antonio Gèuell, M. Lafaye, Philippe Sabatier, Eliane Coèeffier, and Laurent Braak -- Impacts of heat and ozone on mortality risk in the New York City Metropolitan Region under a changing climate / Kim Knowlton, Christian Hogrefe, Barry Lynn, Cynthia Rosenzweig Joyce Rosenthal, and Patrick L. Kinney -- Physiological equivalent temperature as indicator for impacts of climate change on thermal comfort of humans / Andreas Matzarakis and Bas Amelung -- Weather, ambient air pollution and bronchial asthma in Athens, Greece / Panagiotis Th. Nastos -- Outreach from the IAI Collaborative Research Network on climate variability and human health impacts in the tropical Americas / Joan L. Aron -- Recent developments and next steps in climate change and health / Patrick L. Kinney, Ricardo Garcâia-Herrera, and Stephen J. Connor.