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Environmental health

Guide to quality environment health information

What is this guide about?

This guide provides links to subject specific information.  To learn how to search for information, see the How to ...Guides.

Use the menu above or the tabs along the top to navigate through this guide.

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Getting Started

Before you begin searching for information, make sure you understand your topic and what you don't know.

  1. Write down what you already know about the topic and what you need to find out.
  2. Find dictionaries, encyclopedias for an overview of your topic.
  3. Find text books to broaden your knowledge of your topic and to identify keywords.
  4. Find academic journal articles for detailed arguments about specific points.

 

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Jessica Green - Are we filtering the wrong microbes?

Should we keep the outdoors out of hospitals? Jessica Green has found that mechanical ventilation does get rid of many types of microbes, but the wrong kinds: the ones left in the hospital are much more likely to be pathogens.


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