S Hales

Summary

Affiliation: Wellington School of Medicine
Country: New Zealand

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint A new strategy for dengue control
    Simon Hales
    Wellington School of Medicine and Health Sciences, Wellington, New Zealand 8000
    Lancet 365:551-2. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint Potential effect of population and climate changes on global distribution of dengue fever: an empirical model
    Simon Hales
    Department of Public Health, Wellington School of Medicine and Health Sciences, PO Box 7343, Mein Street, Wellington, New Zealand
    Lancet 360:830-4. 2002
  3. ncbi request reprint Action on climate change: the health risks of procrastinating
    Rosalie E Woodruff
    National Centre for Epidemiology and Population Health, Australian National University, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory
    Aust N Z J Public Health 30:567-71. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint Public health impacts of global climate change
    S Hales
    Department of Public Health, Wellington School of Medicine, New Zealand
    Rev Environ Health 12:191-9. 1997
  5. ncbi request reprint Daily mortality in relation to weather and air pollution in Christchurch, New Zealand
    S Hales
    Department of Public Health, Wellington School of Medicine, New Zealand
    Aust N Z J Public Health 24:89-91. 2000
  6. ncbi request reprint Climate change will increase demands on malaria control in Africa
    Simon Hales
    Wellington School of Medicine and Health Sciences, Newtown, Wellington South, New Zealand
    Lancet 362:1775. 2003
  7. pmc Social deprivation and the public health risks of community drinking water supplies in New Zealand
    S Hales
    University of Otago, Department of Public Health, Wellington School of Medicine and Health Sciences, Wellington, New Zealand
    J Epidemiol Community Health 57:581-3. 2003
  8. doi request reprint The epidemiology of human salmonellosis in New Zealand, 1997-2008
    A Lal
    University of Otago, Department of Public Health, University of Otago, Wellington, New Zealand
    Epidemiol Infect 140:1685-94. 2012
  9. pmc The influence of climate variation and change on diarrheal disease in the Pacific Islands
    R B Singh
    Ecology and Health Research Centre, Wellington School of Medicine, Wellington, New Zealand
    Environ Health Perspect 109:155-9. 2001
  10. pmc Protecting human health in a changing world: the role of social and economic development
    A Woodward
    Department of Public Health, Wellington School of Medicine, University of Otago, New Zealand
    Bull World Health Organ 78:1148-55. 2000

Detail Information

Publications21

  1. ncbi request reprint A new strategy for dengue control
    Simon Hales
    Wellington School of Medicine and Health Sciences, Wellington, New Zealand 8000
    Lancet 365:551-2. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint Potential effect of population and climate changes on global distribution of dengue fever: an empirical model
    Simon Hales
    Department of Public Health, Wellington School of Medicine and Health Sciences, PO Box 7343, Mein Street, Wellington, New Zealand
    Lancet 360:830-4. 2002
    ..Our aim was to investigate the potential effects of global climate change on human health, and in particular, on the transmission of vector-borne diseases...
  3. ncbi request reprint Action on climate change: the health risks of procrastinating
    Rosalie E Woodruff
    National Centre for Epidemiology and Population Health, Australian National University, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory
    Aust N Z J Public Health 30:567-71. 2006
    ..This is expected to affect health, mostly adversely. We need to compare the projected health effects in Australia arising from differing climate change scenarios to inform greenhouse gas emission (mitigation) policy...
  4. ncbi request reprint Public health impacts of global climate change
    S Hales
    Department of Public Health, Wellington School of Medicine, New Zealand
    Rev Environ Health 12:191-9. 1997
    ..From an eco-epidemiological perspective, the study of climate change becomes inseparable from the study of global change more generally...
  5. ncbi request reprint Daily mortality in relation to weather and air pollution in Christchurch, New Zealand
    S Hales
    Department of Public Health, Wellington School of Medicine, New Zealand
    Aust N Z J Public Health 24:89-91. 2000
    ..To investigate the relationship between the daily number of deaths, weather and ambient air pollution...
  6. ncbi request reprint Climate change will increase demands on malaria control in Africa
    Simon Hales
    Wellington School of Medicine and Health Sciences, Newtown, Wellington South, New Zealand
    Lancet 362:1775. 2003
  7. pmc Social deprivation and the public health risks of community drinking water supplies in New Zealand
    S Hales
    University of Otago, Department of Public Health, Wellington School of Medicine and Health Sciences, Wellington, New Zealand
    J Epidemiol Community Health 57:581-3. 2003
    ..This study investigated the public health risks associated with community water supplies in relation to social status in New Zealand...
  8. doi request reprint The epidemiology of human salmonellosis in New Zealand, 1997-2008
    A Lal
    University of Otago, Department of Public Health, University of Otago, Wellington, New Zealand
    Epidemiol Infect 140:1685-94. 2012
    ..Enteritidis. For a developed country, salmonellosis rates in New Zealand have remained consistently high suggesting more work is needed to investigate, control and prevent this disease...
  9. pmc The influence of climate variation and change on diarrheal disease in the Pacific Islands
    R B Singh
    Ecology and Health Research Centre, Wellington School of Medicine, Wellington, New Zealand
    Environ Health Perspect 109:155-9. 2001
    ..These results are consistent with previous research and suggest that global climate change is likely to exacerbate diarrheal illness in many Pacific Island countries...
  10. pmc Protecting human health in a changing world: the role of social and economic development
    A Woodward
    Department of Public Health, Wellington School of Medicine, University of Otago, New Zealand
    Bull World Health Organ 78:1148-55. 2000
    ..For these reasons it is in the interests of all sectors--economic, social and environmental--to play their particular roles in protecting and improving health...
  11. ncbi request reprint The motor car and public health: are we exhausting the environment?
    Alistair J Woodward
    Department of Public Health, Wellington School of Medicine and Health Sciences, New Zealand
    Med J Aust 177:592-3. 2002
  12. ncbi request reprint Climate change and human health: present and future risks
    Anthony J McMichael
    National Centre for Epidemiology and Population Health, The Australian National University, Canberra 0200, Australia
    Lancet 367:859-69. 2006
    ..Evidence and anticipation of adverse health effects will strengthen the case for pre-emptive policies, and will also guide priorities for planned adaptive strategies...
  13. ncbi request reprint Global climate change and malaria
    Simon Hales
    Lancet Infect Dis 5:258-9; author reply 259-60. 2005
  14. pmc Nonstationary influence of El NiƱo on the synchronous dengue epidemics in Thailand
    Bernard Cazelles
    CNRS UMR 7625, Ecole Normale Superieure, Paris, France
    PLoS Med 2:e106. 2005
    ..Here we address the role of climate variability in shaping the interannual pattern of dengue epidemics...
  15. ncbi request reprint Climate variability and campylobacter infection: an international study
    R Sari Kovats
    London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London WC1E 7HT, UK
    Int J Biometeorol 49:207-14. 2005
    ..The main driver of seasonality of campylobacter remains elusive and underscores the need to identify the major serotypes and routes of transmission for this disease...
  16. pmc The global distribution of risk factors by poverty level
    Tony Blakely
    Department of Public Health, Wellington School of Medicine and Health Sciences, University of Otago, Wellington, New Zealand
    Bull World Health Organ 83:118-26. 2005
    ..To estimate the individual-level association of income poverty with being underweight, using tobacco, drinking alcohol, having access only to unsafe water and sanitation, being exposed to indoor air pollution and being obese...
  17. ncbi request reprint Action on climate change: no time to delay
    Rosalie E Woodruff
    Med J Aust 184:539-40. 2006
    ..Global warming is real, so what are we going to do about it, who will do it, and when?..
  18. pmc Infectious diseases, climate influences, and nonstationarity
    Bernard Cazelles
    Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique, UMR 7625, Ecole Normale Superieure, Paris, France
    PLoS Med 3:e328. 2006
  19. ncbi request reprint An empirical model for estimating census unit population exposure in areas lacking air quality monitoring
    Simon Kingham
    Department of Geography, University of Canterbury, Christchurch, New Zealand
    J Expo Sci Environ Epidemiol 18:200-10. 2008
    ..Results show a good association between the model estimates and the monitored data, enabling advanced health effects assessments for the country's entire urban population...
  20. pmc Trends and determinants of excess winter mortality in New Zealand: 1980 to 2000
    Gabrielle S Davie
    Injury Prevention Research Unit, Dunedin School of Medicine, University of Otago, PO Box 913, Dunedin, New Zealand
    BMC Public Health 7:263. 2007
    ..Conflicting evidence has been presented on the role of gender, region and deprivation. Little has been published on the magnitude of excess winter mortality (EWM) in New Zealand (NZ) and other Southern Hemisphere countries...
  21. ncbi request reprint Implications of global climate change for housing, human settlements and public health
    Simon Hales
    University of Otago, Wellington, New Zealand
    Rev Environ Health 22:295-302. 2007
    ..Energy-efficient cities and the creation of opportunities for poor countries will be important elements of people centered, ecologically sustainable, development in the twenty-first century...