The effects of weather and climate change on dengue

Colón-González, Felipe J., Fezzi, Carlo, Lake, Iain R. and Hunter, Paul R. (2013) The effects of weather and climate change on dengue. PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases, 7 (11). ISSN 1935-2735

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Abstract

There is much uncertainty about the future impact of climate change on vector-borne diseases. Such uncertainty reflects the difficulties in modelling the complex interactions between disease, climatic and socioeconomic determinants. We used a comprehensive panel dataset from Mexico covering 23 years of province-specific dengue reports across nine climatic regions to estimate the impact of weather on dengue, accounting for the effects of non-climatic factors.

Item Type: Article
Additional Information: © 2013 Colón-González et al. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credited.
Uncontrolled Keywords: sdg 3 - good health and well-being,sdg 13 - climate action ,/dk/atira/pure/sustainabledevelopmentgoals/good_health_and_well_being
Faculty \ School: Faculty of Science > School of Environmental Sciences
University of East Anglia > Faculty of Science > Research Centres > Tyndall Centre for Climate Change Research
Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences > Norwich Medical School
Depositing User: Pure Connector
Date Deposited: 06 Jan 2014 14:26
Last Modified: 06 May 2022 00:19
URI: https://ueaeprints.uea.ac.uk/id/eprint/46548
DOI: 10.1371/journal.pntd.0002503

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