How Should We Respond to Health Sector Emissions That Exacerbate Climate Change and Inequity?
AMA Journal of Ethics, October 2022
A warming climate poses substantial risk to public health and worsens existing health inequity. As a contributor to greenhouse gas emissions and air pollution, the health sector has obligations and ample opportunities to protect health by decreasing waste and motivating more system-wide sustainable clinical practices. Such efforts will have important ethical implications for health equity.
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