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  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 08 July 2010
  • ISBN : 9780080465685
  • Page : 464 pages
  • Rating : 4.5/5 from 103 voters

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Hospital Preparation for Bioterror provides an extremely timely guide to improving the readiness of hospitals or healthcare organizations to manage mass casualties as a result of bioterrorism, biological warfare, and natural disasters. Contributions from leading law enforcement agencies, hospital administrators, clinical engineers, surgeons and terror-prevention professionals provide the most comprehensive, well-rounded source for this valuable information. Chapters on logistics and protecting the infrastructure help personnel distinguish the specific risks and vulnerabilities of each unique institution and assists in identifying specific solutions for disaster and bioterrorism preparedness. Principles and techniques discussed are applicable to all disasters, both large and small, not just bioterrorism. Technical aspects such as hospital power and telecommunications are covered, in addition to patient care, response to mass casualties, large-scale drills, and surge capacity. Organized along functional lines, patient flow, medical specialty, and infrastructure. A complimentary website with supplementary materials, check-lists, and references enhances the text and provides additional resources for preparedness.

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Hospital Preparation for Bioterror

Hospital Preparation for Bioterror
  • Author : Joseph H. McIsaac
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2010-07-08
  • ISBN : 9780080465685
GET THIS BOOKHospital Preparation for Bioterror

Hospital Preparation for Bioterror provides an extremely timely guide to improving the readiness of hospitals or healthcare organizations to manage mass casualties as a result of bioterrorism, biological warfare, and natural disasters. Contributions from leading law enforcement agencies, hospital administrators, clinical engineers, surgeons and terror-prevention professionals provide the most comprehensive, well-rounded source for this valuable information. Chapters on logistics and protecting the infrastructure help personnel distinguish the specific risks and vulnerabilities of each unique institution and assists in identifying specific

Preparing Hospitals for Bioterror

Preparing Hospitals for Bioterror
  • Author : Joseph H. McIsaac
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2006
  • ISBN : 0120884402
GET THIS BOOKPreparing Hospitals for Bioterror

Hospital Preparation for Bioterror provides an extremely timely guide to improving the readiness of hospitals or healthcare organizations to manage mass casualties as a result of bioterrorism, biological warfare, and natural disasters. Contributions from leading law enforcement agencies, hospital administrators, clinical engineers, surgeons and terror-prevention professionals provide the most comprehensive, well-rounded source for this valuable information. Chapters on logistics and protecting the infrastructure help personnel distinguish the specific risks and vulnerabilities of each unique institution and assists in identifying specific

Bioterrorism

Bioterrorism
  • Author : Joseph R. Masci, M.D.,Elizabeth Bass
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2004-12-28
  • ISBN : 0203491378
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In the battle against bioterrorism, one of the greatest challenges is finding the ideal balance between complacency and overreaction. The goal is to be so well prepared that we can prevent catastrophic outcomes in the event of a bioterrorist attack, while strengthening our ability to prevent and treat naturally-occurring infectious diseases. Bioterrorism: A Guide for Hospital Preparedness provides critical guidelines for health providers on effectively preparing for bioterrorism. The book presents information on all aspects of dealing with bioterrorism including

Bioterrorism

Bioterrorism
  • Author : Joseph R. Masci, M.D.,Elizabeth Bass
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2004-12-28
  • ISBN : 084931660X
GET THIS BOOKBioterrorism

In the battle against bioterrorism, one of the greatest challenges is finding the ideal balance between complacency and overreaction. The goal is to be so well prepared that we can prevent catastrophic outcomes in the event of a bioterrorist attack, while strengthening our ability to prevent and treat naturally-occurring infectious diseases. Bioterrorism: A Guide for Hospital Preparedness provides critical guidelines for health providers on effectively preparing for bioterrorism. The book presents information on all aspects of dealing with bioterrorism including

Bioterrorism preparedness varied across state and local jurisdictions : report to Congressional committees.

Bioterrorism preparedness varied across state and local jurisdictions : report to Congressional committees.
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : DIANE Publishing
  • Release Date : 2022-10-02
  • ISBN : 9781428939158
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Bioterrorism, 2001

Bioterrorism, 2001
  • Author : United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Appropriations. Subcommittee on Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, Education, and Related Agencies
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2002
  • ISBN : STANFORD:36105050256499
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Bioterrorism in Medical and Healthcare Administration

Bioterrorism in Medical and Healthcare Administration
  • Author : Laure Paquette
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2004-06-29
  • ISBN : 0824756517
GET THIS BOOKBioterrorism in Medical and Healthcare Administration

Bioterrorism in Medical and Healthcare Administration provides an efficient method to identify, manage, and control transformations in the provision of health services during elevated levels of bioterrorist threat - offering step-by-step procedures and templates to prepare and implement a coordinated response to high-alert situations. Outlines procedures to analyze events of significance, properly train personnel, maintain working relationships among various groups, and effectively cope with the threat or use of bioweaponry. Essential to public health preparedness, this book explains how to

Fema's Role in Managing Bioterrorist Attacks and the Impact of Public Health Concerns on Bioterrorism Preparedness

Fema's Role in Managing Bioterrorist Attacks and the Impact of Public Health Concerns on Bioterrorism Preparedness
  • Author : Daniel K. Akaka
  • Publisher : DIANE Publishing
  • Release Date : 2001-09-01
  • ISBN : 9780756726065
GET THIS BOOKFema's Role in Managing Bioterrorist Attacks and the Impact of Public Health Concerns on Bioterrorism Preparedness

Hearing held on what the Federal Government is doing to prepare our local communities for bioterrorism, on what people's concerns are, & how effective our Federal programs have been. Witnesses: Bruce Baughman, Dir., Planning & Readiness, Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA); Scott R. Lillibridge, M.D., Special Assistant to the Secretary, U.S. Dept. of Health & Human Services (HHS) for National Security & Emergency Management; Tara J. O'Toole, M.D., M.P.H., Johns Hopkins Center for Civilian Biodefense Studies; & Dan Hanfling, M.

FEMA's Role in Managing Bioterrorist Attacks and the Impact of Public Health Concerns on Bioterrorism Preparedness

FEMA's Role in Managing Bioterrorist Attacks and the Impact of Public Health Concerns on Bioterrorism Preparedness
  • Author : United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Governmental Affairs. Subcommittee on International Security, Proliferation, and Federal Services
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2001
  • ISBN : UCAL:B5141634
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Bioterrorism

Bioterrorism
  • Author : S. Çankaya,Mustafa Kibaroğlu
  • Publisher : IOS Press
  • Release Date : 2010
  • ISBN : 9781607505006
GET THIS BOOKBioterrorism

Inaugurated in 2005, COE-DAT is a NATO accredited Centre of Excellence; a unique centre dedicated to Defence Against Terrorism, which provides DAT training and education at strategic and operational levels and contributes to research efforts This book is a collection of papers and summaries presented at the COE-DAT workshop on bioterrorism, held in Ankara in November 2008. It presents the research, experience and perspectives on biological risk and bioterrorism of a diverse group of academics and practitioners, experts in their field Sharing

Hospital Management and Emergency Medicine: Breakthroughs in Research and Practice

Hospital Management and Emergency Medicine: Breakthroughs in Research and Practice
  • Author : Management Association, Information Resources
  • Publisher : IGI Global
  • Release Date : 2020-02-07
  • ISBN : 9781799824527
GET THIS BOOKHospital Management and Emergency Medicine: Breakthroughs in Research and Practice

Improvements in hospital management and emergency medical and critical care services require continual attention and dedication to ensure efficient and proper care for citizens. To support this endeavor, professionals rely more and more on the application of information systems and technologies to promote the overall quality of modern healthcare. Implementing effective technologies and strategies ensures proper quality and instruction for both the patient and medical practitioners. Hospital Management and Emergency Medicine: Breakthroughs in Research and Practice examines the latest scholarly

Highly Infectious Diseases in Critical Care

Highly Infectious Diseases in Critical Care
  • Author : Jorge Hidalgo,Laila Woc-Colburn
  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release Date : 2020-01-02
  • ISBN : 9783030338039
GET THIS BOOKHighly Infectious Diseases in Critical Care

This book provides a comprehensive overview of highly infectious diseases (HIDs) in the ICU. The text is designed to help critical care specialists and other healthcare practitioners prepare and plan for potential outbreaks of emerging or resurgent HIDs, lead a team in the ICU, perform emergency triage, and provide care for patients with a HID. The book also reviews some of the most prevalent highly infectious diseases, including influenza, SARS, plague, anthrax, and malaria. Written by experts in the field,

Biosecurity and Bioterrorism

Biosecurity and Bioterrorism
  • Author : Jeffrey Ryan
  • Publisher : Butterworth-Heinemann
  • Release Date : 2016-02-18
  • ISBN : 9780128020579
GET THIS BOOKBiosecurity and Bioterrorism

Biosecurity and Bioterrorism, Second Edition, takes a holistic approach to biosecurity, with coverage of pathogens, prevention, and response methodology. It addresses these hazards in the context of vulnerability assessments and the planning strategies government and industry can use to prepare for and respond to such events. The book is organized into four thematic sections: Part I provides a conceptual understanding of biowarfare, bioterrorism and the laws we have to counteract this; Part II investigates known bioagents and the threat from

Biosecurity and Bioterrorism

Biosecurity and Bioterrorism
  • Author : Jeffrey R. Ryan,Jan F. Glarum
  • Publisher : Butterworth-Heinemann
  • Release Date : 2008
  • ISBN : 9780750684897
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Countering Bioterrorism

Countering Bioterrorism
  • Author : National Research Council,Institute of Medicine,Committee on Science and Technology for Countering Terrorism,Panel on Biological Issues
  • Publisher : National Academies Press
  • Release Date : 2003-01-03
  • ISBN : 9780309086073
GET THIS BOOKCountering Bioterrorism

The attacks of September 11 and the release of anthrax spores revealed enormous vulnerabilities in the U.S. public-health infrastructure and suggested similar vulnerabilities in the agricultural infrastructure as well. The traditional public health response-surveillance (intelligence), prevention, detection, response, recovery, and attribution-is the paradigm for the national response not only to all forms of terrorism but also to emerging infectious diseases. Thus, investments in research on bioterrorism will have enormous potential for application in the detection, prevention, and treatment of emerging