Climate Resilience It is Time for a National Approach
Deitchman, S.D., Kirsch, T.D., Auerbach, P.S., et al. (2021). Climate Resilience: It is Time for a National Approach. Health Security.
This article addresses how climate-related disasters impact human health in two ways: they can directly cause illness, injury, increased mental health trauma, and loss of life (e.g., a hurricane or other extreme weather event); and indirectly affect population health and disrupt living conditions via damage to critical infrastructure, public services, and economic systems (e.g., as a secondary result of an extreme weather event).