Managing the health effects of climate change: Lancet and University College London Institute for Global Health Commission

@article{Costello2009ManagingTH,
  title={Managing the health effects of climate change: Lancet and University College London Institute for Global Health Commission},
  author={A. Costello and M. Abbas and A. Allen and Sarah Ball and C. Patterson},
  journal={The Lancet},
  year={2009},
  volume={373},
  pages={1693-1733}
}
  • A. Costello, M. Abbas, +2 authors C. Patterson
  • Published 2009
  • Medicine
  • The Lancet
  • Climate change is the biggest global health threat of the 21st century. Effects of climate change on health will affect most populations in the next decades and put the lives and wellbeing of billions of people at increased risk. During this century, earthメs average surface temperature rises are likely to exceed the safe threshold of 2ᄚC above preindustrial average temperature. Rises will be greater at higher latitudes, with medium-risk scenarios predicting 2ヨ3ᄚC rises by 2090 and 4ヨ5ᄚC rises… CONTINUE READING

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