Criteria for the prioritization of public health interventions for climate-sensitive vector-borne diseases in Quebec

TitleCriteria for the prioritization of public health interventions for climate-sensitive vector-borne diseases in Quebec
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2017
AuthorsHongoh V, Gosselin P, Michel P, Ravel A, Waaub JP, Campagna C, Samoura K
JournalPLoS One
Volume12
Start Pagee0190049
Issue12
Date Published12/2017
Keywordschange, climate, health, lyme, public, vector-borne
Abstract

Prioritizing resources for optimal responses to an ever growing list of existing and emerging infectious diseases represents an important challenge to public health. In the context of climate change, there is increasing anticipated variability in the occurrence of infectious diseases, notably climate-sensitive vector-borne diseases.

URLhttps://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/29281726