The Impact of Heat Waves on Emergency Department Admissions in Charlottesville Virginia U.S.A
Davis, R. and Novicoff, W. (2018). The Impact of Heat Waves on Emergency Department Admissions in Charlottesville, Virginia, U.S.A. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health. 15(7): 1436.
The authors examined more than 720,000 daily emergency department hospital admissions in Charlottesville, VA from 2005-2016 and found an overall association between heat waves and increased admissions, “across the entire disease spectrum.”