An approach is outlined that identifies all theoretically possible adaptation options to reduce adverse climate change-related health outcomes through a search of current practice and experience and through expert solicitation. This theoretical range of choices can then be screened to generate a list of measures that are practical for implementation in a particular population and region.

Author names: 
Ebi, Kristie
Burton, Ian
Year: 
2009
Publisher: 
Environmental Science & Policy
Reference: 

Ebi, K. L. and Burton, I. (2008). Identifying practical adaptation options: an approach to address climate change-related health risks. Environmental Science and Policy, 11, 359-369.