Cunrui Huang

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Publications

  1. doi request reprint Unusually cold and dry winters increase mortality in Australia
    Cunrui Huang
    Centre for Environment and Population Health, School of Environment, Griffith University, Brisbane, QLD 4111, Australia School of Public Health, Sun Yat Sen University, 74 Zhongshan Road 2, Guangzhou, Guangdong Province 510080, China Electronic address
    Environ Res 136:1-7. 2015
  2. pmc Ecology and geography of hemorrhagic fever with renal syndrome in Changsha, China
    Hong Xiao
    College of Resources and Environment Science, Hunan Normal University, Changsha, 410081, China
    BMC Infect Dis 13:305. 2013
  3. pmc Managing the health effects of temperature in response to climate change: challenges ahead
    Cunrui Huang
    School of Public Health, Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    Environ Health Perspect 121:415-9. 2013
  4. ncbi request reprint Effects of extreme temperatures on years of life lost for cardiovascular deaths: a time series study in Brisbane, Australia
    Cunrui Huang
    School of Public Health and Institute of Health and Biomedical Innovation, Queensland University of Technology, Victoria Park Road, Kelvin Grove, Brisbane, Australia
    Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes 5:609-14. 2012
  5. pmc The hygienic efficacy of different hand-drying methods: a review of the evidence
    Cunrui Huang
    School of Public Health and Institute of Health and Biomedical Innovation, Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    Mayo Clin Proc 87:791-8. 2012
  6. pmc Projecting future heat-related mortality under climate change scenarios: a systematic review
    Cunrui Huang
    School of Public Health and Institute of Health and Biomedical Innovation, Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane, Australia
    Environ Health Perspect 119:1681-90. 2011
  7. doi request reprint Constraints and barriers to public health adaptation to climate change: a review of the literature
    Cunrui Huang
    Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane, Australia
    Am J Prev Med 40:183-90. 2011
  8. pmc Effect of meteorological variables on the incidence of hand, foot, and mouth disease in children: a time-series analysis in Guangzhou, China
    Yong Huang
    Department of Medical Statistics and Epidemiology and Health Information Research Center and Guangdong Key Laboratory of Medicine, School of Public Health, Sun Yat Sen University, Zhongshan Road II, Guangzhou, Guangdong Province, 510080, China
    BMC Infect Dis 13:134. 2013
  9. doi request reprint Extreme temperatures and emergency department admissions for childhood asthma in Brisbane, Australia
    Zhiwei Xu
    School of Public Health and Social Work and Institute of Health and Biomedical Innovation, Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    Occup Environ Med 70:730-5. 2013
  10. doi request reprint The effect of various temperature indicators on different mortality categories in a subtropical city of Brisbane, Australia
    Weiwei Yu
    School of Public Health, Institute of Health and Biomedical Innovation, Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane, Australia
    Sci Total Environ 409:3431-7. 2011

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Publications18

  1. doi request reprint Unusually cold and dry winters increase mortality in Australia
    Cunrui Huang
    Centre for Environment and Population Health, School of Environment, Griffith University, Brisbane, QLD 4111, Australia School of Public Health, Sun Yat Sen University, 74 Zhongshan Road 2, Guangzhou, Guangdong Province 510080, China Electronic address
    Environ Res 136:1-7. 2015
    ..Conversely summers that were warmer or more humid than average showed no increase in death risks. Better understanding the occurrence and cause of seasonal variations in mortality will help with disease prevention and save lives. ..
  2. pmc Ecology and geography of hemorrhagic fever with renal syndrome in Changsha, China
    Hong Xiao
    College of Resources and Environment Science, Hunan Normal University, Changsha, 410081, China
    BMC Infect Dis 13:305. 2013
    ..The purpose of this study is to predict the distribution of HFRS and identify the risk factors and relationship between HFRS occurrence and rodent hosts, combining ecological modeling with the Markov chain Monte Carlo approach...
  3. pmc Managing the health effects of temperature in response to climate change: challenges ahead
    Cunrui Huang
    School of Public Health, Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    Environ Health Perspect 121:415-9. 2013
    ..In particular, economic evaluation of public health adaptation strategies has been largely absent from both the scientific literature and public policy discussion...
  4. ncbi request reprint Effects of extreme temperatures on years of life lost for cardiovascular deaths: a time series study in Brisbane, Australia
    Cunrui Huang
    School of Public Health and Institute of Health and Biomedical Innovation, Queensland University of Technology, Victoria Park Road, Kelvin Grove, Brisbane, Australia
    Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes 5:609-14. 2012
    ..To better estimate the burden of extreme temperatures, we estimated their effects on years of life lost due to CVD...
  5. pmc The hygienic efficacy of different hand-drying methods: a review of the evidence
    Cunrui Huang
    School of Public Health and Institute of Health and Biomedical Innovation, Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    Mayo Clin Proc 87:791-8. 2012
    ..From a hygiene viewpoint, paper towels are superior to electric air dryers. Paper towels should be recommended in locations where hygiene is paramount, such as hospitals and clinics...
  6. pmc Projecting future heat-related mortality under climate change scenarios: a systematic review
    Cunrui Huang
    School of Public Health and Institute of Health and Biomedical Innovation, Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane, Australia
    Environ Health Perspect 119:1681-90. 2011
    ..Although many studies have found associations between high temperatures and mortality, more research is needed to project the future impacts of climate change on heat-related mortality...
  7. doi request reprint Constraints and barriers to public health adaptation to climate change: a review of the literature
    Cunrui Huang
    Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane, Australia
    Am J Prev Med 40:183-90. 2011
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  8. pmc Effect of meteorological variables on the incidence of hand, foot, and mouth disease in children: a time-series analysis in Guangzhou, China
    Yong Huang
    Department of Medical Statistics and Epidemiology and Health Information Research Center and Guangdong Key Laboratory of Medicine, School of Public Health, Sun Yat Sen University, Zhongshan Road II, Guangzhou, Guangdong Province, 510080, China
    BMC Infect Dis 13:134. 2013
    ..This study aims at quantifying the relationship between meteorological variables and the incidence of HFMD among children in Guangzhou, China...
  9. doi request reprint Extreme temperatures and emergency department admissions for childhood asthma in Brisbane, Australia
    Zhiwei Xu
    School of Public Health and Social Work and Institute of Health and Biomedical Innovation, Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    Occup Environ Med 70:730-5. 2013
    ..To examine the effect of extreme temperatures on emergency department admissions (EDAs) for childhood asthma...
  10. doi request reprint The effect of various temperature indicators on different mortality categories in a subtropical city of Brisbane, Australia
    Weiwei Yu
    School of Public Health, Institute of Health and Biomedical Innovation, Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane, Australia
    Sci Total Environ 409:3431-7. 2011
    ..However, few data are available to show how the effects of different temperature indicators on different mortality categories, particularly in a typical subtropical climate...
  11. pmc Is diurnal temperature range a risk factor for childhood diarrhea?
    Zhiwei Xu
    School of Public Health and Social Work, Institute of Health and Biomedical Innovation, Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane, Australia
    PLoS ONE 8:e64713. 2013
    ..Previous studies have found that high and cold temperatures increase the risk of childhood diarrhea. However, little is known about whether the within-day variation of temperature has any effect on childhood diarrhea...
  12. pmc Diurnal temperature range and childhood asthma: a time-series study
    Zhiwei Xu
    School of Public Health and Social Work and Institute of Health and Biomedical Innovation, Queensland University of Technology, Kelvin Grove, Brisbane, Australia
    Environ Health 12:12. 2013
    ..However, the relationship between daily temperature variation and childhood asthma is not well understood. This study aimed to examine the relationship between diurnal temperature range (DTR) and childhood asthma...
  13. doi request reprint Identification of the prediction model for dengue incidence in Can Tho city, a Mekong Delta area in Vietnam
    Dung Phung
    Centre for Environment and Population Health CEPH, Griffith University, Brisbane, QLD, Australia Health Environment Management Agency, Ministry of Health, Ha Noi, Vietnam Electronic address
    Acta Trop 141:88-96. 2015
    ..We recommend a follow-up study to validate the model on a larger scale in the Mekong Delta region and to analyze the possibility of incorporating a climate-based dengue early warning method into the national dengue surveillance system. ..
  14. doi request reprint Exploration of diarrhoea seasonality and its drivers in China
    Zhiwei Xu
    1 School of Public Health and Social Work, Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane, Australia 2 Institute of Health and Biomedical Innovation, Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane, Australia
    Sci Rep 5:8241. 2015
    ..Regional-specific diarrhoea control and prevention strategies may be optimal for China. More attention should be paid to diarrhoea in children <5 years during fall-winter seasons. ..
  15. doi request reprint Impact of ambient temperature on children's health: a systematic review
    Zhiwei Xu
    School of Public Health and Social Work and Institute of Health and Biomedical Innovation, Queensland University of Technology, Kelvin Grove, 4059 QLD, Australia
    Environ Res 117:120-31. 2012
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  16. pmc A large change in temperature between neighbouring days increases the risk of mortality
    Yuming Guo
    School of Public Health and Institute of Health and Biomedical Innovation, Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane, Australia
    PLoS ONE 6:e16511. 2011
    ..Previous studies have found high temperatures increase the risk of mortality in summer. However, little is known about whether a sharp decrease or increase in temperature between neighbouring days has any effect on mortality...
  17. doi request reprint Association between annual river flood pulse and paediatric hospital admissions in the Mekong Delta area
    Dung Phung
    Centre for Environment and Population Health CEPH, Griffith University, Queensland, Australia Electronic address
    Environ Res 135:212-20. 2014
    ..These findings combined with projected changes in climate conditions suggest important implications of climate change for human health in the Mekong Delta region...
  18. pmc Spatial-temporal clusters and risk factors of hand, foot, and mouth disease at the district level in Guangdong Province, China
    Te Deng
    Department of Medical Statistics and Epidemiology and Health Information Research Center, School of Public Health, Sun Yat Sen University, Guangzhou, China
    PLoS ONE 8:e56943. 2013
    ..This study aims to investigate the epidemiological characteristics, spatial-temporal patterns, and risk factors of HFMD in Guangdong Province, China, and to provide scientific information for public health responses and interventions...