Association of mortality with high temperatures in a temperate climate: England and Wales.

Abstract

BACKGROUND It is well known that high ambient temperatures are associated with increased mortality, even in temperate climates, but some important details are unclear. In particular, how heat-mortality associations (for example, slopes and thresholds) vary by climate has previously been considered only qualitatively. METHODS An ecological time-series… (More)
DOI: 10.1136/jech.2009.093161

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