Climate change


The Lancet Planetary Health, Volume 5, Issue 10, 2021, Page e659,

This Editorial discusses the lead up to COP26 climate change conference.

The Lancet Oncology, Volume 22, October 2021

This Editorial, written ahead of COP26, discusses climate-related deaths, particularly from cancer and calls for climate action.

The Lancet Child & Adolescent Health, September 2021

This Comment was written on behalf of the European Children's Hospitals Organisation. It discusses how the environmental crisis is a child health crisis and how children's hospitals can be part of the solution.

The Journal of Climate Change and Health, 2021, 100056

Artificial intelligence (AI) is a rapidly developing field contributing to the English National Health Service (NHS) goals of more efficient care and reduced climate impact.
This paper presents an initial qualitative exploration of United States physicians’ perspectives with regard to whether, why and how physicians might discuss the health effects of global environmental change, climate change in particular, with their patients and what would need to change in healthcare systems to facilitate this.
This investigation describes patient and family responses to climate change counselling administered by one pediatrician in a Wisconsin clinic.

The Physical Oceanography of the Arctic Mediterranean Sea, Exploration, Observations, Interpretations, 2022, Pages 433-477

This book chapter advances SDG 14 by explaining the significant change in the exploration, study, and understanding of the oceanography of the Arctic Mediterranean. The first SCISEX cruise with USS Pargo 1993 indicated that the salinity and temperature in the upper layer of the Eurasian Basin were higher than previously reported, while the upper layer salih upward-looking sonars, and when the newly observed thicknesses were compared with those measured 30 years earlier, they indicated that the mean ice thickness had been reduced by about 40%. Suddenly change rather than constancy became the focus, and observations spread over time, which previously had been used to describe the mean circulation and the mean state, now acquired a time dimension.

Global Environmental Change, Volume 70, September 2021

The paper explores the connection between climate change-induced disasters, inequality and vulnerability, by studying a panel of 149 countries from 1992 to 2018.
There is growing interest in climate friendly neighbourhood research. The most covered topic of reviewed studies was the energy system. In total, 35 different terminologies were used for climate friendly neighbourhoods. There is a lack of clear definitions, both in scientific literature and international research projects.

The Journal of Climate Change and Health, Volume 4, 2021, 100050

To prevent the most catastrophic health effects of climate change, urgent reductions in greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions are needed from all sectors to meet the goals of the Paris Agreement, along with those of the Race to Zero: to halve emissions by 2030 and achieve net zero emissions by 2050. The health care sector is not exempt from this charge.