Cambio climático y su impacto sobre la salud humana

Palabras clave: calentamiento global, efecto invernadero, salud mundial, efectos

Resumen

El “Panel intergubernamental sobre el cambio climático” de las Naciones Unidas (Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change, IPCC), el máximo organismo científico mundial sobre el tema, publicó IPCC, 2018: Global Warming of 1.5°C 1. Más de 90 científicos de 40 países que revisaron 6.000 estudios prepararon el informe del IPCC en respuesta a una solicitud del acuerdo climático de París en 2015.

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Biografía del autor/a

Patrizio Petrone, MD, PhD, MPH, MHSA, fACS, NYU Long Island School of Medicine. NYU Winthrop Hospital. New York

Coeditor, Revista Colombiana de Cirugía; Associate Professor of Surgery, NYU Long Island School of Medicine; Director of Surgical Research, Program Director of the International Research Fellowship, Department of Surgery, NYU Langone Health - NYU Winthrop Hospital; Mineola, New York 11501 - USA

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2020-07-28
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Petrone P. Cambio climático y su impacto sobre la salud humana. Rev Colomb Cir [Internet]. 28 de julio de 2020 [citado 5 de agosto de 2020];35(3):347-50. Disponible en: https://www.revistacirugia.org/index.php/cirugia/article/view/723
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