• Area Covid-19
  • deplazio
    The Department of Epidemiology of the Lazio Regional Health Service (DEP)
    is based in Rome and has over 30 years of experience
  • ambientale-valutativo

    The staff of the DEP has specific expertise in epidemiological methods
  • rischi ambientali
    Provide decision makers with the best epidemiological evidence
    to plan interventions to reduce health risks
  • esiti
    Outcome evaluation of health care
  • cure sanitarie
    Provide evidence to improve the quality
    and effectiveness of health care
  • inquinamento
    Assess the risks associated with
    short and long term exposure to air pollutants
  • cambiamenti climatici
    Assessing the health impact of climate change and extreme events

Registro Regionale Dialisi e Trapianti Lazio (RRDTL)

Study of susceptibility factors and effect modifiers of the relationship between high temperatures and health damages PDF Print E-mail

Studies are underway to identify risk factors to the effects of heat and the definition of indicators of individual susceptibility to heat waves based on the data of current information systems (assisted Population, Hospital Information System,Information System pharmaceutical). The DEP collaborates with regional prevention plan to prevent the effects of heat and processes each year, starting from the municipal register of births lists of susceptible to the effects of heat.


Related projects

  • Progetto del Ministero della Salute: “Piano Operativo Nazionale per la Prevenzione degli Effetti del Caldo sulla Salute”
  • Progetto Regione Lazio: Piano operativo regionale di intervento per la prevenzione degli effetti sulla salute delle ondate di calore (Legge Regionale N.9, 2005, art.48)
  • Progetto della Commissione Europea: Public Health Adaptation Strategies to Extreme weather events (PHASE)
  • Progetto del Ministero della Salute: Progetto interregionale di valutazione di efficacia degli interventi di prevenzione delle “Morti da calore”