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BACKGROUND:
Environmental heat exposure is a public health concern. The impacts of environmental heat on mortality and morbidity at the population scale are well documented, but little is known about

BACKGROUND:
Environmental heat exposure is a public health concern. The impacts of environmental heat on mortality and morbidity at the population scale are well documented, but little is known about specific exposures that individuals experience.
OBJECTIVES:
The first objective of this work was to catalyze discussion of the role of personal heat exposure information in research and risk assessment. The second objective was to provide guidance regarding the operationalization of personal heat exposure research methods.
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  • 2017-08-01
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    • Digital object identifier: 10.1289/EHP556
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      0091-6765
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      1552-9924
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    Kuras, E. R., Richardson, M. B., Calkins, M. M., Ebi, K. L., Hess, J. J., Kintziger, K. W., . . . Hondula, D. M. (2017). Opportunities and Challenges for Personal Heat Exposure Research. Environmental Health Perspectives, 125(8). doi:10.1289/ehp556

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