Guide to Emergency Health Management After Natural Disaster (A)
PAHO Scientific Publication No 407
PAHO
ISBN-13    9789275114070 ISBN-10    9275114072
Order Number    16100407 Format    Paper Back
Price    CHF    15.00 / US$    18.00 Developing countries:    CHF    10.50
English     1981        73   pages
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PRESENTS A GLOBAL OVERVIEW OF THE PROBLEMS ENCOUNTERED WHEN A DISASTER OVERCOMES A NATION'S RESOURCES AND SUGGESTS GENERAL CRITERIA IN CHOOSING RELIEF MEASURES. FOCUSES ON EARTHQUAKES,VOLCANIC ERUPTIONS, FLOODS, TIDAL WAVES AND DESTRUCTIVE WINDS.AUDIENCE: DECISION MAKERS AND SENIOR ADMINISTRATORS RES- PONSIBLE FOR PROVIDING HEALTH SERVICES AFTER SUDDEN NATURAL DISASTERS.