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Ischemic Stroke Hospital Admission Associated with Ambient Temperature in Jinan, China
Background This study estimated the effects of ambient temperature and relative humidity on hospital admissions for ischemic stroke during 1990–2009 in Jinan, China. Methods To account for possibleExpand
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Short-term effects of meteorological factors on children hand, foot and mouth disease in Guangzhou, China
  • C. Chen, H. Lin, +7 authors Q. Liu
  • Biology, Medicine
  • International Journal of Biometeorology
  • 1 September 2014
Hand, foot and mouth disease (HFMD) is a contagious viral illness that commonly affects infants and children. The underlying risk factors have not yet been systematically examined. This studyExpand
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Short-Term Effect of El Niño-Southern Oscillation on Pediatric Hand, Foot and Mouth Disease in Shenzhen, China
Hand, foot and mouth disease (HFMD) was an emerging viral infectious disease in recent years in Shenzhen. The underlying risk factors have not yet been systematically examined. This study analyzedExpand
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Non-linear effects of mean temperature and relative humidity on dengue incidence in Guangzhou, China.
BACKGROUND Dengue fever is an important infectious disease in Guangzhou, China; previous studies on the effects of weather factors on the incidence of dengue fever did not consider the linearity ofExpand
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Ambient fine and coarse particulate matter pollution and respiratory morbidity in Dongguan, China.
We estimated the short-term effects of particulate matter (PM) pollution with aerodynamic diameters ≤2.5 μm (PM2.5) and between 2.5 and 10 μm (PMc) on hospital outpatient visits due to overall andExpand
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The effects of smoke-free legislation on acute myocardial infarction: a systematic review and meta-analysis
BackgroundComprehensive smoke-free legislation has been implemented in many countries. The current study quantitatively examined the reduction in risk of acute myocardial infarction (MI) occurrenceExpand
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Hypertension modifies the short-term effects of temperature on morbidity of hemorrhagic stroke.
BACKGROUND This study estimated the effects of ambient temperature on hospital admissions for hemorrhagic stroke during 2004-2009 in Jinan, China, and the effect modification of hypertension status.Expand
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Estimating the Excess Mortality Risk during Two Red Alert Periods in Beijing, China
The magnitude of excess mortality risk due to exposures to heavy air pollution during the red alert periods in Beijing remains unknown. A health impact assessment tool combined with theExpand
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Modification by seasonal influenza and season on the association between ambient air pollution and child respiratory diseases in Shenzhen, China
Abstract Objective To quantify the acute effect of ambient air pollution on the risk of respiratory diseases in children in a Chinese subtropical city, and to investigate whether seasonal influenzaExpand
An Emergent Leadership Model Based on Confucian Virtues and East Asian Leadership Practices.
For more than 2000 years, Confucian teaching has had tremendous in uence on the history, politics, economy, and culture of East Asian countries and regions. Despite the rapid growth in gross domesticExpand
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