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- Lal, Aparna; Fearnley, Emily; Wilford, Emily
- The Science of the total environment 2019 v.674 pp. 300-306
- Geographical Locations, etc ; Cryptosporidium; child health; childhood; climate change; cryptosporidiosis; diarrhea; empirical research; environmental factors; health policy; infectious diseases; latitude; meta-analysis; models; parasites; population density; rain; risk; sanitation; socioeconomics; systematic review; temperate zones; wet season; Show all 23 Subjects
- ... Scientists have long predicted the impacts of climate-related infectious disease emergence. Yet, the combined effect of local socioeconomic and demographic factors and weather variation on child health is poorly understood. With a focus on childhood diarrhoea caused by the parasite Cryptosporidium spp., - an infection easily controlled by public health interventions but also strongly linked to env ...