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Extreme Heat

MedGen UID:
316821
Concept ID:
C1830750
Finding
Synonyms: Extreme Heats; Heat, Extreme; Heats, Extreme
 

Definition

High temperature weather exceeding the average and of several weeks duration. Extreme heat is a dangerous situation that can bring on health emergencies in susceptible people. [from MeSH]

Recent clinical studies

Etiology

Soneja S, Jiang C, Fisher J, Upperman CR, Mitchell C, Sapkota A
Environ Health 2016 Apr 27;15:57. doi: 10.1186/s12940-016-0142-z. PMID: 27117324Free PMC Article
Matte TD, Lane K, Ito K
Health Secur 2016 Mar-Apr;14(2):64-70. doi: 10.1089/hs.2015.0059. PMID: 27081885
Onozuka D, Hagihara A
Sci Total Environ 2016 Feb 15;544:220-9. Epub 2015 Dec 3 doi: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2015.11.098. PMID: 26657368
Fuhrmann CM, Sugg MM, Konrad CE 2nd, Waller A
J Community Health 2016 Feb;41(1):146-56. doi: 10.1007/s10900-015-0080-7. PMID: 26289379
Isaksen TB, Fenske RA, Hom EK, Ren Y, Lyons H, Yost MG
Int J Biometeorol 2016 Jan;60(1):85-98. Epub 2015 May 10 doi: 10.1007/s00484-015-1007-9. PMID: 25956805Free PMC Article

Diagnosis

Fuhrmann CM, Sugg MM, Konrad CE 2nd, Waller A
J Community Health 2016 Feb;41(1):146-56. doi: 10.1007/s10900-015-0080-7. PMID: 26289379
Romeo Upperman C, Parker J, Jiang C, He X, Murtugudde R, Sapkota A
PLoS One 2015;10(12):e0144202. Epub 2015 Dec 7 doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0144202. PMID: 26641244Free PMC Article
Bobb JF, Obermeyer Z, Wang Y, Dominici F
JAMA 2014 Dec 24-31;312(24):2659-67. doi: 10.1001/jama.2014.15715. PMID: 25536257Free PMC Article
Auger N, Naimi AI, Smargiassi A, Lo E, Kosatsky T
Epidemiology 2014 May;25(3):344-50. doi: 10.1097/EDE.0000000000000074. PMID: 24595396
Uejio CK, Wilhelmi OV, Golden JS, Mills DM, Gulino SP, Samenow JP
Health Place 2011 Mar;17(2):498-507. Epub 2010 Dec 13 doi: 10.1016/j.healthplace.2010.12.005. PMID: 21216652

Therapy

Soneja S, Jiang C, Fisher J, Upperman CR, Mitchell C, Sapkota A
Environ Health 2016 Apr 27;15:57. doi: 10.1186/s12940-016-0142-z. PMID: 27117324Free PMC Article
Matte TD, Lane K, Ito K
Health Secur 2016 Mar-Apr;14(2):64-70. doi: 10.1089/hs.2015.0059. PMID: 27081885
Ghumman U, Horney J
Prehosp Disaster Med 2016 Jun;31(3):263-6. doi: 10.1017/S1049023X16000273. PMID: 27046134
Fuhrmann CM, Sugg MM, Konrad CE 2nd, Waller A
J Community Health 2016 Feb;41(1):146-56. doi: 10.1007/s10900-015-0080-7. PMID: 26289379
Isaksen TB, Fenske RA, Hom EK, Ren Y, Lyons H, Yost MG
Int J Biometeorol 2016 Jan;60(1):85-98. Epub 2015 May 10 doi: 10.1007/s00484-015-1007-9. PMID: 25956805Free PMC Article

Prognosis

Matte TD, Lane K, Ito K
Health Secur 2016 Mar-Apr;14(2):64-70. doi: 10.1089/hs.2015.0059. PMID: 27081885
McCormick S, Madrigano J, Zinsmeister E
Health Secur 2016 Mar-Apr;14(2):55-63. doi: 10.1089/hs.2015.0048. PMID: 27081884
Ghumman U, Horney J
Prehosp Disaster Med 2016 Jun;31(3):263-6. doi: 10.1017/S1049023X16000273. PMID: 27046134
Isaksen TB, Fenske RA, Hom EK, Ren Y, Lyons H, Yost MG
Int J Biometeorol 2016 Jan;60(1):85-98. Epub 2015 May 10 doi: 10.1007/s00484-015-1007-9. PMID: 25956805Free PMC Article
Quinn A, Tamerius JD, Perzanowski M, Jacobson JS, Goldstein I, Acosta L, Shaman J
Sci Total Environ 2014 Aug 15;490:686-93. Epub 2014 Jun 2 doi: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2014.05.039. PMID: 24893319Free PMC Article

Clinical prediction guides

Soneja S, Jiang C, Fisher J, Upperman CR, Mitchell C, Sapkota A
Environ Health 2016 Apr 27;15:57. doi: 10.1186/s12940-016-0142-z. PMID: 27117324Free PMC Article
Matte TD, Lane K, Ito K
Health Secur 2016 Mar-Apr;14(2):64-70. doi: 10.1089/hs.2015.0059. PMID: 27081885
Onozuka D, Hagihara A
Sci Total Environ 2016 Feb 15;544:220-9. Epub 2015 Dec 3 doi: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2015.11.098. PMID: 26657368
Fuhrmann CM, Sugg MM, Konrad CE 2nd, Waller A
J Community Health 2016 Feb;41(1):146-56. doi: 10.1007/s10900-015-0080-7. PMID: 26289379
Quinn A, Tamerius JD, Perzanowski M, Jacobson JS, Goldstein I, Acosta L, Shaman J
Sci Total Environ 2014 Aug 15;490:686-93. Epub 2014 Jun 2 doi: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2014.05.039. PMID: 24893319Free PMC Article

Recent systematic reviews

Xu Z, FitzGerald G, Guo Y, Jalaludin B, Tong S
Environ Int 2016 Apr-May;89-90:193-203. Epub 2016 Feb 13 doi: 10.1016/j.envint.2016.02.007. PMID: 26878285
Boeckmann M, Rohn I
BMC Public Health 2014 Oct 28;14:1112. doi: 10.1186/1471-2458-14-1112. PMID: 25349109Free PMC Article
Gupta S, Carmichael C, Simpson C, Clarke MJ, Allen C, Gao Y, Chan EY, Murray V
Cochrane Database Syst Rev 2012 Jul 11;(7):CD009888. doi: 10.1002/14651858.CD009888.pub2. PMID: 22786530
Bhaskaran K, Hajat S, Haines A, Herrett E, Wilkinson P, Smeeth L
Heart 2009 Nov;95(21):1760-9. Epub 2009 Jul 26 doi: 10.1136/hrt.2009.175000. PMID: 19635724
Grimmer K, King E, Larsen T, Farquharson T, Potter A, Sharpe P, de Wit H
J Sci Med Sport 2006 May;9(1-2):72-80. Epub 2006 Apr 4 doi: 10.1016/j.jsams.2006.02.006. PMID: 16597512

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