20 07, 2021

Premature mortality due to air pollution in European cities

2021-07-20T17:58:17+02:0020 Luglio 2021|Categorie: Articoli scientifici, Commissione ambiente|

Ambient air pollution is a major environmental cause of morbidity and mortality worldwide. Cities are generally hotspots for air pollution and disease. However, the exact extent of the health effects of air pollution at the city level is still largely unknown. We aimed to estimate the proportion of annual preventable deaths due to air pollution in [...]

17 05, 2021

On the importance of primary and community healthcare in relation to global health and environmental threats: lessons from the COVID-19 crisis

2021-05-17T16:18:05+02:0017 Maggio 2021|Categorie: Articoli scientifici|

ABSTRACT In the course of the COVID-19 pandemic, it has become clear that primary healthcare systems play a critical role in clinical care, such as patient screening, triage, physical and psychological support and also in promoting good community advice and awareness in coordination with secondary healthcare and preventive care. Because of the role of social and [...]

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