Climate change and human health: what can GPs do?

Blashki, Grant, Butler, Colin and Brown, Sue 2006, Climate change and human health: what can GPs do?, Australian family physician, vol. 35, no. 11, pp. 909-911.

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Title Climate change and human health: what can GPs do?
Author(s) Blashki, Grant
Butler, Colin
Brown, Sue
Journal name Australian family physician
Volume number 35
Issue number 11
Start page 909
End page 911
Publisher Royal Australian College of General Practitioners
Place of publication Sydney, N.S.W.
Publication date 2006-11
ISSN 0300-8495
Summary In recent months articles in the most respected peer reviewed medical journals in Australia, the USA and Britain have called for urgent action to reduce climate change.1–4 The chief scientist of the United Kingdom has described climate change as ‘the most severe problem that we are facing today – more serious even than the threat of terrorism’.5 Yet, many of you will wonder if this is really such an urgent issue, and – even if it is – what on earth has it got to do with general practice?
Language eng
Field of Research 111706 Epidemiology
HERDC Research category C1 Refereed article in a scholarly journal
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