Weapons of Mass Destruction: Emergency Care

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ISBN: 130139238

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Explores the domestic preparedness against terrorist attacks using weapons of mass destruction. WMD includes bombs and explosives, incendiary devices, nuclear weapons, and chemical and biological warfare agents; and are among the most lethal and destructive agents known, and are of increasing concern for prehospital providers faced with the possibility of More »

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ISBN: 130139238

Explores the domestic preparedness against terrorist attacks using weapons of mass destruction. WMD includes bombs and explosives, incendiary devices, nuclear weapons, and chemical and biological warfare agents; and are among the most lethal and destructive agents known, and are of increasing concern for prehospital providers faced with the possibility of responding to terrorism incidents. Specifically designed to help cope with the medical effects of WMD using both basic and advanced life-support techniques. Addresses all the important aspects of prehospital care for the unique injuries suffered from WMD. Special chapters on personal protection and patient decon. Well-illustrated, provides comprehensive look at the unique environment of patient care in a WMD incident.

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