aSchool of Tropical Medicine and Global Health, Nagasaki University, Nagasaki, Japan
bInstitute of Environmental Assessment and Water Research, Spanish Council for Scientific Research, Barcelona, Spain
cInstitute of Social and Preventive Medicine, University of Bern, Bern, Switzerland
dOeschger Centre for Climate Change Research, University of Bern, Bern, Switzerland
eCentre for Environmental and Respiratory Health Research, University of Oulu, Oulu, Finland
fFinnish Meteorological Institute, Helsinki, Finland
gCenter for Climate Change Adaptation, National Institute for Environmental Studies, Tsukuba, Japan
hFaculty of Health and Sport Sciences, University of Tsukuba, Tsukuba, Japan
iClimate, Air Quality Research Unit, School of Public Health and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Melbourne, VIC, Australia
jDepartment of Environmental Health, Harvard T H Chan School of Public Health, Harvard University, Boston, MA
kSchool of Forestry and Environmental Studies, Yale University, New Haven, CT
lDepartment of Public Health, Environments and Society, London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine, London, UK
mThe Centre on Climate Change and Planetary Health, London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine, London, UK
nSchool of Health and Related Research, University of Sheffield, UK
oNational and Kapodistrian University of Athens, Medical School, Athens, Greece
pEnvironmental Research Group, School of Public Health, Imperial College London, London, UK
qCenter for Health and the Global Environment, University of Washington, Seattle, WA
rThe Centre for Statistical Methodology, London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine, London, UK
sDepartment of Global Health Policy, School of International Health, Graduate School of Medicine, The University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan.
Lina Madaniyazi is an Assistant Professor at the School of Tropical Medicine and Global Health, Nagasaki University. Her research area includes assessing seasonality of health outcomes and the impact of environmental stressors on human health. The co-authors of this commentary have well-recognized expertise in the field of environmental epidemiology, contributing to the development of methodology for time-series regression and collaborating in relevant studies on the health effects of air pollution, temperature, and climate change for three decades. A.T., A.V.C., J.J., Y.H., Y.G., J.S., A.Z., M.B., B.A., K.K., A.G., and M.H. are members of the Multi-Country, Multi-City (MCC) Collaborative Research Network.
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Data have been collected within the MCC (Multi-Country Multi-City) Collaborative Research Network (https://mccstudy.lshtm.ac.uk) under a data-sharing agreement and cannot be made publicly available. The R codes for the analysis are added in a GitHub repository, available at https://github.com/LinaMadaniyazi/Seasonal-adjustment.git
Correspondence: Lina Madaniyazi, School of Tropical Medicine and Global Health, Nagasaki University, 1-12-4 Sakamoto, Nagasaki 852-8523, Japan. E-mail: [email protected].