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Title Controlling disease outbreaks : the changing role of hospitals / Raoul E. Nap [and others]
Published New York : Nova Science Publishers, [2010]
©2010
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Description 1 online resource (xii, 96 pages)
Series Public health in the 21st century series
Public health in the 21st century series.
Contents Preparing the health care system -- Impact of avian influenza in the Netherlands -- Hospital capacity -- Intensive care unit capacity -- Workforce -- General practitioners -- Age distribution -- Underlying disease and co-morbidity -- Mitigation of pandemic influenza -- Containment measures for pandemic influenza -- Healthcare system readiness -- Internal preparation -- Business continuity -- External preparation -- Evidence-based management -- Evidence from focused modeling : a case study from the Netherlands -- Healthcare system readiness -- Hospital and intensive care unit capacity -- Workforce -- General practitioners -- Age distribution -- Underlying disease and co-morbidity -- Mitigation and containment measures for pandemic influenza -- Methodological considerations
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 71-85) and index
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Subject Clinical epidemiology.
Epidemics.
Hospitals.
Communicable Disease Control.
Cross Infection -- prevention & control.
Disaster Planning -- organization & administration.
Disease Outbreaks -- prevention & control.
Emergencies.
Hospital Administration.
Form Electronic book
Author Nap, Raoul E.
LC no. 2010012188
ISBN 1616687398 (electronic bk.)
9781616687397 (electronic bk.)