The Congress, whose works were opened on Thursday by Public Health Minister Mondher Zenaidi, is attended by Romania's deputy Health Minister as an honour guest, and by Maghreb experts, chairmen of European emergency and disaster medicine
associations and representatives from the American Emergency Medicine Academy and the World Health Organisation (WHO).
Public health assessments in disaster settings: Recommendations for a multidisciplinary approach", Prehospital and Disaster Medicine
Instead, we're employing advanced human patient simulators for the assessment component of the disaster medicine
FAST TRACK Volunteers are more effective when they are part of an organized response and are trained in disaster medicine
and public health
Based on the findings from the verification test, Associate Professor Komura will make a presentation on the practicality of the system at the Annual Meeting of the Japanese Association for Disaster Medicine
scheduled in February.
Medical personnel should have been more alert to potentially violent situations and planned accordingly, said ACEP Disaster Medicine
Section Chair Eric Weinstein, M.
The year 2002 activities apply to prevention schemes (mainly against fires), public information, disaster medicine
(preparing for major accidents and disasters, experience built up with disaster medicine
, counselling for victims and victims' families and response planning (creating in several Member States, particularly the Mediterranean countries, a single European emergency call number, a disaster medicine
workshop on how to react to bioterrorism).
In addition to preparing for natural disasters, the nation's 20 federally funded Level I disaster medicine
assistance teams are bracing for more terrorism in the form of bombings and biological agents.
OSAKA, May 10 Kyodo Medical and paramedical workers from around the world opened Monday the 11th world congress on emergency and disaster medicine
in Suita, Osaka Prefecture, to discuss ways to improve life support and relief in times of calamity or war.
Applications include vascular access, emergency and disaster medicine
, hematology/oncology and spinal procedures.
1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 9, infectious and psychiatric hospitals, oncology and tuberculosis dispensaries, as well as the Center for Emergency Medical Care and Disaster Medicine
, "said Anton Bakhlykov.
Fellowship training following the completion of emergency medicine residency training programs are available in the fields of sports medicine, pediatric emergency medicine, pre-hospital emergency medical services, disaster medicine
, medical toxicology, emergency ultrasound/diagnostic imaging, palliative care, and critical care.