To the Editor Dr Patz and colleagues1 raised concerns about the adverse health effects of climate change. They reviewed the evidence on the effects to date of the future risks from a changing climate and the opportunities for effective action to reduce risks. Although the authors urged public health preparedness (adaptation) to climate change, there could be limits to the effectiveness of adaptation.
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