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The association between temperature, rainfall and humidity with common climate-sensitive infectious diseases in Bangladesh

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Bangladesh is one of the world’s most vulnerable countries for climate change. This observational study examined the association of temperature, humidity and rainfall with six common climate-sensitive infectious diseases in adults (malaria, diarrheal disease, enteric fever, encephalitis, pneumonia and bacterial meningitis) in northeastern Bangladesh. Subjects admitted to the adult medicine ward of a tertiary referral hospital in Sylhet, Bangladesh from 2008 to 2012 with a diagnosis of one of ...

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Peer reviewed
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10.1371/journal.pone.0199579

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
Medical Sciences Division
Department:
NDM
Subgroup:
Temporary Staffing Service Workers
Oxford college:
Wolfson College
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Author
ORCID:
0000-0001-9579-0030
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Author
ORCID:
0000-0002-3817-5960
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
Medical Sciences Division
Department:
NDM
Subgroup:
Tropical Medicine
Role:
Author
ORCID:
0000-0001-5665-6293
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Publisher:
Public Library of Science Publisher's website
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PLoS ONE Journal website
Volume:
13
Issue:
6
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Article: e0199579
Publication date:
2018-06-08
Acceptance date:
2018-06-21
DOI:
EISSN:
1932-6203
Pubs id:
pubs:859802
URN:
uri:5bb6d9ec-3db1-4eb8-8c35-f3ee3aadbdfe
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uuid:5bb6d9ec-3db1-4eb8-8c35-f3ee3aadbdfe
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pubs:859802
Language:
English

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