After reviewing 20 years of evidence, this Special Communications reports that climate change can be associated with adverse health outcomes and concludes that health care professionals have an important role in communicating with patients and policy makers about the adverse effects associated with fossil fuel consumption.
This Medical News article discusses how hospitals and communities are preparing for mass shootings and other acts of mass violence.
This Viewpoint discusses the yellow fever epidemic in Angola as well as in China, the Democratic Republic of Congo, and Kenya due to cases arising from infected travelers from Angola.
This Viewpoint discusses the Global Health Risk Framework Commission’s strategy to safeguard human and economic security from pandemic threats.
This Viewpoint discusses Zika virus infection and health system preparedness and urges the World Health Organization to proactively respond to the growing global threat of infection.
This Viewpoint discusses the importance of timeliness in quality of health care and summarizes strategies for improving wait times and access to care.
This Viewpoint discusses the importance of a well-trained and well-prepared health workforce in controlling outbreaks such as Middle East respiratory syndrome.
This Viewpoint examines the infrastructure and quality of health systems in West Africa against the backdrop of the Ebola outbreak.