Resources for Windstorms
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Following the devastation caused by Typhoon Haiyan in the Philippines, Evidence Aid worked with colleagues in the disaster community to compile the following evidence-based resources that might help.
Evidence Aid Special Collections: Cochrane Library
The following four systematic reviews discuss the health impacts of windstorms and flooding, and ways to reduce these impacts. Short summaries of these are available here.
Health impacts of windstorms: Public Health 2013
Disaster risk management for health: Fact sheets
Website for the Philippines response: philippines.humanitarianresponse.info
WHO Regional Office for Europe: Floods in the WHO European Region: Health effects and their prevention