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Environment, Climate Change & Health
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Environment, Climate Change & Health

US-Cuba: Environment Knows No Borders

Cuba Confronts Climate Change

Climate Change Forces Tough Choices

Predicting Vector Patterns from Weather Data

Climate Variability & Heart Attacks

Low Birth Weight Management & Consequences


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Cobertura Universal
de Salud en Latinoamérica
Enfermedad Renal Crónica
Azota Comunidades Agrícolas
Selecciones 2015
Selecciones 2014
Selecciones 2013
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Facing Down Climate Change: Now or Never
Approaches to Climate Change & Health in Cuba: Guillermo Mesa MD MPhil, Director, Disasters & Health, National School of Public Health. Paulo Ortiz MS PhD, Senior Researcher, Climate Center, Cuban Meteorology Institute
Conner Gorry
Special Article
Cuba Confronts Climate Change
Gisela Alonso PhD and Ismael Clark MD MS
Original Research
Influence of Climate Variability on Acute Myocardial Infarction Mortality in Havana, 2001–2012
Alina Rivero MS, et al.
Spatial Models for Prediction and Early Warning of Aedes aegypti Proliferation from Data on Climate Change and Variability in Cuba
Paulo L. Ortiz MS PhD, et al.
Use of Home Peritoneal Dialysis by Cuba’s Nephrology Institute, 2007–2012
Raúl Bohorques MD, et al.
Stress–Rest Myocardial Perfusion Scintigraphy and Adverse Cardiac Events in Heart Failure Patients
Amalia Peix MD PhD DrSc, et al.
Psychological the Most Common Elder Abuse in a Havana Neighborhood
Victoria C. Ribot MD MS, et al.
Poor Management of Low Birth Weight Compounds Obesity and Chronic Diseases in Cuba
Manuel Hernández-Triana MD PhD
Cuba–USA: Environmental Protection Knows No Borders
Daniel Whittle JD
Climate Change Highlights a Potentially Dangerous Trade-off
Gonzalo González PhD
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