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Background: Extreme heat is a leading weather-related cause of illness and death in many locations across the globe, including subtropical Australia. The possibility of increasingly frequent and severe heat waves

Background: Extreme heat is a leading weather-related cause of illness and death in many locations across the globe, including subtropical Australia. The possibility of increasingly frequent and severe heat waves warrants continued efforts to reduce this health burden, which could be accomplished by targeting intervention measures toward the most vulnerable communities.

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  • 2014-08-01
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    • Digital object identifier: 10.1289/ehp.1307496
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      0091-6765
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      1552-9924
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    Hondula, D. M., & Barnett, A. G. (2014). Heat-Related Morbidity in Brisbane, Australia: Spatial Variation and Area-Level Predictors. Environmental Health Perspectives. doi:10.1289/ehp.1307496

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