climatology, medical

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climatology, medical

(kli?ma-tol'o-je) [Gr. klima, sloping surface of the earth, + logos, word, reason]
The branch of meteorology that includes the study of climate and its relationship to disease.
See: bioclimatology
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Major organization : STATE BUDGET ESTABLISHMENT OF HEALTH OF THE REPUBLIC OF CRIMEA "ACADEMIC RESEARCH INSTITUTE OF PHYSICAL METHODS OF TREATMENT, MEDICAL CLIMATOLOGY AND REHABILITATION OF IM SECHENOV"
The 1923 book The Medical Climatology Of England And Wales by Dr Edgar Hawkins hints that visits to the resorts would do the trick.
It offered "valuable treatment" for everything from adenoids to anaemia, according to the Medical Climatology of England and Wales by Dr Edgar Hawkins.
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