Intervention Review

Electric fans for reducing adverse health impacts in heatwaves

  1. Saurabh Gupta1,
  2. Catriona Carmichael2,
  3. Christina Simpson3,
  4. Mike J Clarke4,*,
  5. Claire Allen5,
  6. Yang Gao6,
  7. Emily Y Y Chan7,
  8. Virginia Murray2

Editorial Group: Cochrane Gynaecological, Neuro-oncology and Orphan Cancer Group

Published Online: 11 JUL 2012

Assessed as up-to-date: 11 JUN 2012

DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD009888.pub2

How to Cite

Gupta S, Carmichael C, Simpson C, Clarke MJ, Allen C, Gao Y, Chan EYY, Murray V. Electric fans for reducing adverse health impacts in heatwaves. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2012, Issue 7. Art. No.: CD009888. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD009888.pub2.

Author Information

  1. 1

    Ambition Health Private Limited, Public Health, Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Gurgaon, India

  2. 2

    Centre for Radiation, Chemicals and Environmental Hazards, Extreme Events and Health Protection Section, London, UK

  3. 3

    Health Canada, Climate Change and Health Office, Ottawa, ON, Canada

  4. 4

    Queen's University Belfast, Centre for Public Health, Belfast, Northern Ireland, UK

  5. 5

    Evidence Aid, Bampton, UK

  6. 6

    Hong Kong Baptist University, Department of Physical Education, Kowloon, Hong Kong

  7. 7

    The Chinese University of Hong Kong, CERT-CUHK-Oxford University Centre for Disaster and Medical Humanitarian Response, Shatin, New Territories, Hong Kong

*Mike J Clarke, Centre for Public Health, Queen's University Belfast, Institute of Clinical Sciences, Block B, Royal Victoria Hospital, Grosvenor Road, Belfast, Northern Ireland, BT12 6BJ, UK.

Publication History

  1. Publication Status: Edited (no change to conclusions)
  2. Published Online: 11 JUL 2012


  1. Current Version

    Electric fans for reducing adverse health impacts in heatwaves

    Saurabh Gupta, Catriona Carmichael, Christina Simpson, Mike J Clarke, Claire Allen, Yang Gao, Emily Y Y Chan and Virginia Murray

    Version of Record online: 11 JUL 2012 | DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD009888.pub2

Previous versions of this article and their online publication dates

  1. Version 1

    Electric fans for reducing adverse health impacts in heatwaves

    Saurabh Gupta, Virginia Murray, Mike J Clarke, Catriona Carmichael, Claire Allen and Christina Simpson

    Version of Record online: 16 MAY 2012 | DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD009888