Heat wave impact on morbidity and mortality in the elderly population: a review of recent studies
2011 (English)In: Maturitas, ISSN 0378-5122, E-ISSN 1873-4111, Vol. 69, no 2, 99-105 p.Article in journal (Refereed) Published
Future research should focus on studying susceptibilities and to non-fatal events which are not as studied as mortality. Studies on the modification of type of urban environment, housing and mortality and morbidity in the elderly population are also needed.
Place, publisher, year, edition, pages
2011. Vol. 69, no 2, 99-105 p.
Heat wave; Mortality; Morbidity; Elderly; Temperature
IdentifiersURN: urn:nbn:se:umu:diva-44254DOI: 10.1016/j.maturitas.2011.03.008PubMedID: 21477954OAI: oai:DiVA.org:umu-44254DiVA: diva2:421059