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Title Local planning for terror and disaster : from bioterrorism to earthquakes / Leonard A. Cole, Nancy D. Connell, editors
Published Hoboken, New Jersey : Wiley-Blackwell, [2013]
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Contents pt. 1. Introduction: The known and the unknown. Preparedness, uncertainty, and terror medicine / Leonard A. Cole -- Bioterrorism and the communication of uncertainty / Leonard A. Cole, Laura H. Kahn, and Peter M. Sandman -- Responding to disaster and terrorism: the central role of communication / Steven M. Becker -- pt. 2. Healthcare professionals. The role of the emergency physician / Emily G. Kidd, Donald H. Jenkins, and Craig A. Manifold -- The role of the nurse / Sian Dowling Evans, Samuel E. Shartar, and James W. Gordon -- The role of the dentist / David L. Glotzer -- The role of the emergency medical technician / Brendan McCluskey and Henry P. Cortacans -- The role of the mental health professional / Ann E. Norwood, Lisa M. Brown, and Gerard A. Jacobs -- pt. 3. Institutional management. The role of the manager of mass casualty and disaster events / Shmuel C. Shapira and Limor Aharonson-Daniel -- The role of public health / Henry Falk and Isaac Ashkenazi -- The role of the hospital receiver / Mark A. Merlin -- Managing traumatic stress / Steven M. Crimando -- pt. 4. Support and security. The role of the on-scene bystander and survivor / Bruria Adini -- The role of the trained volunteer / Brenda D. Phillips, Njoki Mwarumba, and Debra Wagner -- Bioterrorism, biosecurity, and the laboratory / Nancy D. Connell and James Netterwald -- The role of the law enforcement officer / Graeme R. Newman and Ronald V. Clarke -- A model case of counterterrorism: thwarting a subway bombing / Joshua Sinai -- The newest security threat: cyber-conflict / Panayotis A. Yannakogeorgos -- pt. 5. Conclusion. Preparedness, black swans, and salient themes / Nancy D. Connell and Leonard A. Cole
Notes Includes index
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Disaster medicine -- Case studies.
Disaster relief -- Case studies.
Emergency management -- Case studies.
Disaster Planning.
Relief Work.
Rescue Work.
Genre/Form Case studies.
Case studies.
Form Electronic book
Author Cole, Leonard A., 1933-
Connell, Nancy D., 1952-
LC no. 2012017508
ISBN 1118112865 (paperback)
1118397754 (epub)
1118397762 (pdf)
1118397789 (electronic bk.)
128354962X (MyiLibrary)
9781118112861 (paperback)
9781118397756 (epub)
9781118397763 (pdf)
9781118397787 (electronic bk.)
9781283549622 (MyiLibrary)