Heatwaves and hospitalizations due to hyperthermia in defined climate regions in the conterminous USA

  title={Heatwaves and hospitalizations due to hyperthermia in defined climate regions in the conterminous USA},
  author={Alexander Liss and Elena N. Naumova},
  journal={Environmental Monitoring and Assessment},
  • A. Liss, E. Naumova
  • Published 28 June 2019
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