TITLE

Doctors and climate change

AUTHOR(S)
Gill, Mike; Godlee, Fiona; Horton, Richard; Stot, Robin
PUB. DATE
December 2007
SOURCE
BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);12/1/2007, Vol. 335 Issue 7630, p1104
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
The authors reflect on the role doctors can play in solving the global problem of climate change. They suggest that all health professionals have a duty to become involved in solving the problem because one of their main duties is to protect and promote the health of the public. They argue that the suggestions and recommendations of the Climate and Health Council should be followed by physicians to help solve climate change.
ACCESSION #
27978669

 

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