Az orvosmeteorológia történeti áttekintése - új horizont a preventív medicina területén

Boussoussou Nora, Boussoussou Melinda, A. Nemes

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The aim of this article is to draw attention to the medical meteorology from the perspective of the history of science. Unfortunately medical meteorology is not part of the daily medical practice. The climate change is a new challenge for health care worldwide. It concerns millions of people a higher morbidity and mortality rate. Knowing the effects of the meteorological parameters as risk factors can allow us to create new prevention strategies. These new strategies could help to decrease the negative health effects of the meteorological parameters. Nowadays on the field of the medical prevention the medical meteorology is a new horizon and in the future it could play an important role. Health care professionals have the most important role to fight against the negative effects of the global climate change.

Original languageHungarian
Pages (from-to)187-191
Number of pages5
JournalOrvosi Hetilap
Issue number5
Publication statusPublished - febr. 1 2017



  • Atmospheric parameters
  • Cardiovascular risk factor
  • Global climate change
  • Historical overview
  • Medical meteorology
  • Preventive medicine

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Medicine(all)

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