The interplay of climate change and air pollution on health
Ebi, K. L.
- Publisher: Center for Health and the Global Environment, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
emission | climate scenarios | fine particles | dispersion | uncertainty | Arbetsmedicin och miljömedicin | Air Pollution and Health (S Adar and B Hoffmann, Section Editors) | ozone | Occupational Health and Environmental Health
mesheuropmc: sense organs
Purpose of review: Air pollution significantly affects health, causing up to 7 million premature deaths annually with an even larger number of hospitalizations and days of sick leave. Climate change could alter the dispersion of primary pollutants, particularly particul...