Impact of climate change on human health and health systems in Tanzania: a review.

@article{Mboera2011ImpactOC,
  title={Impact of climate change on human health and health systems in Tanzania: a review.},
  author={Leonard Mboera and Benjamin K. Mayala and Eliningaya J Kweka and Humphrey Deogratias Mazigo},
  journal={Tanzania journal of health research},
  year={2011},
  volume={13 5 Suppl 1},
  pages={407-26}
}
Climate change (CC) has a number of immediate and long-term impacts on the fundamental determinants of human health. A number of potential human health effects have been associated either directly or indirectly with global climate change. Vulnerability to the risks associated with CC may exacerbate ongoing socio-economic challenges. The objective of this review was to analyse the potential risk and vulnerability in the context of climate-sensitive human diseases and health system in Tanzania… CONTINUE READING