skip to main content

The Impact of Warm Weather on Mass Event Medical Need: A Review of the Literature

Baird, M.B., O'Connor, R.E., Williamson, A.L., et al. (2010). The Impact of Warm Weather on Mass Event Medical Need: A Review of the Literature. (Abstract only.) American Journal of Emergency Medicine. 28(2):224-9.

From an in-depth literature review, the authors found that most studies found a positive relationship between heat/humidity and the frequency of patient presentation. In addition to the literature review, the authors propose an algorithm for predicting patient volume at mass events.
Please Login to Add favorite.
This Article is not Rated. 0-5 Stars Please Login to rate.
You must login to add a comment.