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biometeorology

(bī′ō-mē′tē-ə-rŏl′ə-jē)
n.
The study of the relationship between atmospheric conditions, such as temperature and humidity, and living organisms.

biometeorology

(bī″ō-mē″tē-or-ŏl′ŏ-jē) [″ + meteoros, raised from off the ground, + logos, word, reason]
The study of the effects of weather on living organisms.

biometeorology

that branch of epidemiology that deals with the effects of physical environmental factors such as rate of air exchange, barometric pressure and humidity on living organisms.
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Chau, "Weather, season, and daily stroke admissions in Hong Kong," International Journal of Biometeorology, vol.
On connection between hard cosmoc ray flux variation and changes cardiovascular diseases in Vilnius city, International Journal of Biometeorology 49: 267-272.
15th Conference on Biometeorology and Aerobiology joint with the International Congress on Biometeorology.
Climate change and heat-related mortality in six cities part I: model construction and validation, International Journal of Biometeorology 51(6): 525540.
Proceedings 16th Conference on Biometeorology and Aerobiology; 2004 Aug 25-26; Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.
Sellers, aged 51, who is married with two children, first went to space aboard Atlantis in October 2002 and holds a doctorate in biometeorology from Leeds University.
Breeder seed is maintained by the Utah Agricultural Experiment Station, Department of Plants, Soils, and Biometeorology, Utah State University, Logan, UT 84322-4820.
Details of these findings have been presented at various meetings for academic societies at home and overseas, including the Japanese Pharmacological Society, the Physiological Society of Japan, the Japan Society of Pain Clinicians, the Japanese Society of Biometeorology, the Japanese Society of Nursing Art and Science, as well as the 4th Congress of the International Society for Autonomic Neuroscience held in Marseille, France in July.
Chandler is an assistant professor in the Department of Plants, Soils and Biometeorology at Utah State University in Logan, Utah.
Biometeorology is a study of the way in which the weather affects natural systems.
Being in the shade won't protect you from it, because unlike visible light, UVB doesn't shine down in a straight line from the sun, Purdue University researchers report in the International Journal of Biometeorology.
Biometeorology -- the influence of weather on a person's health and behavior -- is not a new science, although Americans have largely ignored it until recently.