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Keeping the elderly safe during heatwaves: information for aged-care facilities, health-care workers and carers

Source(s):  Adapting to Climate Change in China (ACCC)

This paper provides information for aged-care facilities, health care workers and carers discussing effective way to reduce the vulnerability of the elderly and protect their health from heat stress. This ACCC study develops plan and aims to educate health care providers, community leaders, family and vulnerable individuals during the heat wave.



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  • Keeping the elderly safe during heatwaves: information for aged-care facilities, health-care workers and carers
  • Publication date 2013
  • Author(s) Chu, Cordia; Keogh, Kandice; Huang, Cunrui; Liu, Tao; Ma, Wenjun
  • Number of pages 7 p.

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