biometeorology


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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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The physiological equivalent temperature - a universal index for the biometeorological assessment of the thermal environment, International Journal of Biometeorology 43: 71-75.
I think although biometeorology is not a new science, the application is very new, in the sense that we know that the human body is remarkable, sensitive, and complex, and we know that there is more than just germs and genetics that contributes to our well-being.
3 in Proceedings of 15th Conference on Biometeorology/ Aerobiology and 16th International Congress of Biometeorology.
How the shake-ups will all shake out is hard to tell, concluded authors of a review published last year in the International Journal of Biometeorology.
Climate change and its impact on birch pollen quantities and the start of the pollen season an example from Switzerland for the period 1969-2006, International Journal of Biometeorology 52: 667-674.
Air Movement Preferences Observed in Office Buildings, International Journal of Biometeorology, 51: 349-360.
When biometeorology is fully recognized as a disciplined science here, physicians will tailor their diagnoses and treatment compatibly to the patient's weather sensitivity.
Five years later he received a doctorate in biometeorology from Leeds University.
Activities within Study Group 6 of the International Society of Biometeorology.
Proceedings of the 18th International Congress of Biometeorology, Tokyo, Japan, September 2226.
2005 On connection between hard cosmic ray flux variation and changes in cardiovascular diseases in Vilnius city, International Journal of Biometeorology 49: 267-272.
In: Proceedings of the Xth Congress of the International Society of Biometeorology ((Driscoll D, Box EO, eds).