J A Patz

Summary

Affiliation: Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Predicting key malaria transmission factors, biting and entomological inoculation rates, using modelled soil moisture in Kenya
    J A Patz
    Department of Enviromental Health Sciences, John Hopkins School of Hygiene and Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21205 2179, USA
    Trop Med Int Health 3:818-27. 1998
  2. ncbi request reprint Climate change: Regional warming and malaria resurgence
    Jonathan A Patz
    Department of Environmental Health Sciences, Johns Hopkins University, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    Nature 420:627-8; discussion 628. 2002
  3. pmc Hotspots in climate change and human health
    Jonathan A Patz
    Department of Environmental Health Sciences, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, 615 North Wolfe Street, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    BMJ 325:1094-8. 2002
  4. pmc A human disease indicator for the effects of recent global climate change
    Jonathan A Patz
    Department of Environmental Health Sciences, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, 615 North Wolfe Street, Baltimore, MD 21205 2179, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 99:12506-8. 2002
  5. ncbi request reprint Immunology, climate change and vector-borne diseases
    J A Patz
    Program on Health Effects of Global Environmental Change, Dept of Environmental Health Sciences, Johns Hopkins School of Hygiene and Public Health, 615 N Wolfe St, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Trends Immunol 22:171-2. 2001
  6. ncbi request reprint Effects of environmental change on emerging parasitic diseases
    J A Patz
    Department of Environmental Health Sciences, Johns Hopkins University School of Hygiene and Public Health, 615 N Wolfe Street, Baltimore MD 21205 2179, USA
    Int J Parasitol 30:1395-405. 2000
  7. pmc The potential health impacts of climate variability and change for the United States: executive summary of the report of the health sector of the U.S. National Assessment
    J A Patz
    Department of Environmental Health Sciences, Johns Hopkins University School of Hygiene and Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 108:367-76. 2000
  8. pmc The association between extreme precipitation and waterborne disease outbreaks in the United States, 1948-1994
    F C Curriero
    Department of Biostatistics, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Am J Public Health 91:1194-9. 2001
  9. ncbi request reprint The effects of changing weather on public health
    J A Patz
    Department of Environmental Health Sciences, Johns Hopkins School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland 21205 2179, USA
    Annu Rev Public Health 21:271-307. 2000
  10. ncbi request reprint MSJAMA: Global climate change and health: challenges for future practitioners
    Jonathan A Patz
    Bloomberg School of Public Health of Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA
    JAMA 287:2283-4. 2002

Detail Information

Publications23

  1. ncbi request reprint Predicting key malaria transmission factors, biting and entomological inoculation rates, using modelled soil moisture in Kenya
    J A Patz
    Department of Enviromental Health Sciences, John Hopkins School of Hygiene and Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21205 2179, USA
    Trop Med Int Health 3:818-27. 1998
    ..These findings can improve both current malaria risk assessments and those based on El Niño forecasts or global climate change model projections...
  2. ncbi request reprint Climate change: Regional warming and malaria resurgence
    Jonathan A Patz
    Department of Environmental Health Sciences, Johns Hopkins University, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    Nature 420:627-8; discussion 628. 2002
  3. pmc Hotspots in climate change and human health
    Jonathan A Patz
    Department of Environmental Health Sciences, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, 615 North Wolfe Street, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    BMJ 325:1094-8. 2002
  4. pmc A human disease indicator for the effects of recent global climate change
    Jonathan A Patz
    Department of Environmental Health Sciences, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, 615 North Wolfe Street, Baltimore, MD 21205 2179, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 99:12506-8. 2002
  5. ncbi request reprint Immunology, climate change and vector-borne diseases
    J A Patz
    Program on Health Effects of Global Environmental Change, Dept of Environmental Health Sciences, Johns Hopkins School of Hygiene and Public Health, 615 N Wolfe St, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Trends Immunol 22:171-2. 2001
    ..Warm temperatures might intensify or extend the transmission season for dengue fever. Immunologists should examine this interplay between human immunocompetence and vector-borne disease risks in a warmer world...
  6. ncbi request reprint Effects of environmental change on emerging parasitic diseases
    J A Patz
    Department of Environmental Health Sciences, Johns Hopkins University School of Hygiene and Public Health, 615 N Wolfe Street, Baltimore MD 21205 2179, USA
    Int J Parasitol 30:1395-405. 2000
    ..The combined effects of environmentally detrimental changes in local land use and alterations in global climate disrupt the natural ecosystem and can increase the risk of transmission of parasitic diseases to the human population...
  7. pmc The potential health impacts of climate variability and change for the United States: executive summary of the report of the health sector of the U.S. National Assessment
    J A Patz
    Department of Environmental Health Sciences, Johns Hopkins University School of Hygiene and Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 108:367-76. 2000
    ..S. population from any adverse health outcomes of projected climate change...
  8. pmc The association between extreme precipitation and waterborne disease outbreaks in the United States, 1948-1994
    F C Curriero
    Department of Biostatistics, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Am J Public Health 91:1194-9. 2001
    ..CONCLUSIONS: The statistically significant association found between rainfall and disease in the United States is important for water managers, public health officials, and risk assessors of future climate change...
  9. ncbi request reprint The effects of changing weather on public health
    J A Patz
    Department of Environmental Health Sciences, Johns Hopkins School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland 21205 2179, USA
    Annu Rev Public Health 21:271-307. 2000
    ..Better understanding of the linkages between climate variability as a determinant of disease will be important, among other key factors, in constructing predictive models to guide public health prevention...
  10. ncbi request reprint MSJAMA: Global climate change and health: challenges for future practitioners
    Jonathan A Patz
    Bloomberg School of Public Health of Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA
    JAMA 287:2283-4. 2002
  11. ncbi request reprint Reactive nitrogen and human health: acute and long-term implications
    Amir H Wolfe
    Department of Environmental Health Sciences, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, 615 N Wolfe Street, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Ambio 31:120-5. 2002
    ..As all populations are susceptible, continued interdisciplinary investigations are needed to determine the extent and nature of the beneficial and harmful effects on human health of nitrogen-related pollutants and their derivatives...
  12. pmc Satellite imagery characterizes local animal reservoir populations of Sin Nombre virus in the southwestern United States
    Gregory E Glass
    W Harry Feinstone Department of Molecular Microbiology and Immunology and Department of Environmental Health Sciences, The Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 99:16817-22. 2002
    ..Areas with persistently high-risk environmental conditions may serve as refugia for the survival of SNV in local mouse populations...
  13. ncbi request reprint Temperature and mortality in 11 cities of the eastern United States
    Frank C Curriero
    Department of Biostatistics, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 155:80-7. 2002
    ..The model developed in this analysis is potentially useful for projecting the consequences of climate-change scenarios and offering insights into susceptibility to the adverse effects of weather...
  14. pmc Using remotely sensed data to identify areas at risk for hantavirus pulmonary syndrome
    G E Glass
    The Johns Hopkins School of Hygiene and Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 6:238-47. 2000
    ..Repeated analysis using satellite imagery from 1995 showed substantial decrease in medium- to high-risk areas. Only one case of HPS was identified in 1996...
  15. pmc Predictability of Vibrio cholerae in Chesapeake Bay
    Valérie R Louis
    Center of Marine Biotechnology, University of Maryland Biotechnology Institute, 701 E Pratt Street, Baltimore, MD 21202, USA
    Appl Environ Microbiol 69:2773-85. 2003
    ..Under scenarios of global climate change, increased climate variability, accompanied by higher stream flow rates and warmer temperatures, could favor conditions that increase the occurrence of V. cholerae in Chesapeake Bay...
  16. ncbi request reprint Health effects of climate change
    Andy Haines
    London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, England
    JAMA 291:99-103. 2004
  17. pmc Global warming
    Jonathan A Patz
    BMJ 328:1269-70. 2004
  18. pmc Unhealthy landscapes: Policy recommendations on land use change and infectious disease emergence
    Jonathan A Patz
    Center for Sustainability and the Global Environment SAGE, Nelson Institute for Environmental Studies and the Department of Population Health Sciences, University of Wisconsin, Madison, 53726 4087, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 112:1092-8. 2004
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  19. pmc Global warming kills trees, and people
    Carlos F Corvalan
    Bull World Health Organ 82:481. 2004
  20. ncbi request reprint Global consequences of land use
    Jonathan A Foley
    Center for Sustainability and the Global Environment SAGE, University of Wisconsin, 1710 University Avenue, Madison, WI 53726, USA
    Science 309:570-4. 2005
    ..We face the challenge of managing trade-offs between immediate human needs and maintaining the capacity of the biosphere to provide goods and services in the long term...
  21. ncbi request reprint Impact of regional climate change on human health
    Jonathan A Patz
    Center for Sustainability and the Global Environment SAGE, Nelson Institute for Environmental Studies, University of Wisconsin, 1710 University Avenue, Madison, Wisconsin 53726, USA
    Nature 438:310-7. 2005
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  22. pmc Malaria risk and temperature: influences from global climate change and local land use practices
    Jonathan A Patz
    Center for Sustainability and the Global Environment SAGE, The Nelson Institute and Department of Population Health Sciences, University of Wisconsin, 1710 University Avenue, Madison, WI 53726, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 103:5635-6. 2006
  23. ncbi request reprint Hospital admissions for heart disease: the effects of temperature and humidity
    Joel Schwartz
    Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts 00215, USA
    Epidemiology 15:755-61. 2004
    ..S. cities with a wide range of climates. To account for possible delayed effects and harvesting, we examined the impact of weather up to 20 days before each admission...