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Research & Reviews  943 results

Participatory Workshop-Based Intervention for Better Preparedness and Awareness About D...
https://doi.org/10.1017/dmp.2020.256
Disaster Medicine and Public Health Preparedness; Thomas JJ, H C et. al.

Sep 14th, 2020 - The aim of this study was to evaluate the effectiveness of training programs in improving the knowledge about disaster management among Accredited Social Health Activists (ASHAs) in Mysuru, India. A quasi-experimental study was conducted among 40 ...

Challenges in Pandemic Disaster Preparedness: Experience of a Saudi Academic Medical Ce...
https://doi.org/10.1017/dmp.2020.268
Disaster Medicine and Public Health Preparedness; AlAssaf W

Sep 7th, 2020 - In December 2019, a pneumonia of unknown etiology was detected in Wuhan, China. This outbreak was then declared an international public emergency in January 2020 by the World Health Organization (WHO), and the announcement activated disaster manag...

Increasing Disaster Preparedness in Emergency Nurses: A Quality Improvement Initiative.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jen.2020.05.001
Journal of Emergency Nursing; Amberson T, Wells C et. al.

Aug 23rd, 2020 - Emergency nurses are on the frontlines of disaster response. Current research reveals low to moderate levels of disaster preparedness in this population and suggests education as an effective means of increasing preparedness. The purpose of this s...

Addressing the Disproportionate Impacts of the COVID-19 Pandemic on Sexual and Gender M...
https://doi.org/10.1089/lgbt.2020.0187
LGBT Health; Phillips Ii G, Felt D et. al.

Aug 13th, 2020 - Sexual and gender minority (SGM) populations may be affected disproportionately by health emergencies such as the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic. Health professionals must take immediate steps to ensure equitable treatment of SGM pop...

An Operational Exercise for Disaster Assessment and Emergency Preparedness in South of ...
https://doi.org/10.1097/PHH.0000000000000815
Journal of Public Health Management and Practice : JPHMP; Sheikhbardsiri H, Yarmohammadian MH et. al.

Jul 31st, 2020 - Exercise is an important step in preparation and implementation of disaster risk programs. The aim of this research was the development and assessment of an operational exercise for disaster preparedness in southeast Iran. A descriptive cross-sect...

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Guidelines  7 results

American Academy of Nursing on Policy position statement: Disaster preparedness for older ad...
https://www.nursingoutlook.org/article/S0029-6554(18)30696-1/fulltext
Spurlock W

Jan 31st, 2019 - The American Academy of Nursing recognizes the significant impact of natural disasters on older adults. Unfortunately, despite decades of planning, deficiencies continue to exist in disaster preparedness for this population.

NAPNAP Position Statement on Pediatric-Focused Advanced Practice Registered Nurses’ Role in ...
https://www.jpedhc.org/article/S0891-5245(18)30506-6/fulltext
Children in Disasters Special Interest Group

Dec 31st, 2018 - The National Association of Pediatric Nurse Practitioners (NAPNAP) acknowledges the central role of pediatric nurse practitioners (PNPs) and their fellow pediatric-focused advanced practice registered nurses (APRNs) in disaster preparedness to pro.

Hospital disaster preparedness for obstetricians and facilities providing maternity care. Co...
https://www.acog.org/Clinical-Guidance-and-Publications/Committee-Opinions/Committee-on-Obstetric-Practice/Hospital-Disaster-Preparedness-for-Obstetricians-and-Facilities-Providing-Maternity-Care
American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists

Nov 30th, 2017 - Large-scale catastrophic events and infectious disease outbreaks highlight the need for disaster planning at all community levels. Features unique to the obstetric population (including antepartum, intrapartum, postpartum and neonatal care) warran.

Outbreak Response and Incident Management: SHEA Guidance and Resources for Healthcare Epidem...
https://www.cambridge.org/core/journals/infection-control-and-hospital-epidemiology/article/outbreak-response-and-incident-management-shea-guidance-and-resources-for-healthcare-epidemiologists-in-united-states-acutecare-hospitals/8C035426B3C86E075BBB0AFFAE42F0AC/core-reader
David B. Banach

Nov 30th, 2017 - This expert guidance document was developed as a resource to provide healthcare epidemiologists working in acute-care hospitals with a high-level overview of incident management for infectious diseases outbreaks and to prepare them to work within.

Ensuring the Health of Children in Disasters.
https://doi.org/10.1542/peds.2015-3112
Pediatrics ,

Oct 20th, 2015 - Infants, children, adolescents, and young adults have unique physical, mental, behavioral, developmental, communication, therapeutic, and social needs that must be addressed and met in all aspects of disaster preparedness, response, and recovery. ...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  967 results

Participatory Workshop-Based Intervention for Better Preparedness and Awareness About D...
https://doi.org/10.1017/dmp.2020.256
Disaster Medicine and Public Health Preparedness; Thomas JJ, H C et. al.

Sep 14th, 2020 - The aim of this study was to evaluate the effectiveness of training programs in improving the knowledge about disaster management among Accredited Social Health Activists (ASHAs) in Mysuru, India. A quasi-experimental study was conducted among 40 ...

Challenges in Pandemic Disaster Preparedness: Experience of a Saudi Academic Medical Ce...
https://doi.org/10.1017/dmp.2020.268
Disaster Medicine and Public Health Preparedness; AlAssaf W

Sep 7th, 2020 - In December 2019, a pneumonia of unknown etiology was detected in Wuhan, China. This outbreak was then declared an international public emergency in January 2020 by the World Health Organization (WHO), and the announcement activated disaster manag...

Increasing Disaster Preparedness in Emergency Nurses: A Quality Improvement Initiative.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jen.2020.05.001
Journal of Emergency Nursing; Amberson T, Wells C et. al.

Aug 23rd, 2020 - Emergency nurses are on the frontlines of disaster response. Current research reveals low to moderate levels of disaster preparedness in this population and suggests education as an effective means of increasing preparedness. The purpose of this s...

Addressing the Disproportionate Impacts of the COVID-19 Pandemic on Sexual and Gender M...
https://doi.org/10.1089/lgbt.2020.0187
LGBT Health; Phillips Ii G, Felt D et. al.

Aug 13th, 2020 - Sexual and gender minority (SGM) populations may be affected disproportionately by health emergencies such as the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic. Health professionals must take immediate steps to ensure equitable treatment of SGM pop...

An Operational Exercise for Disaster Assessment and Emergency Preparedness in South of ...
https://doi.org/10.1097/PHH.0000000000000815
Journal of Public Health Management and Practice : JPHMP; Sheikhbardsiri H, Yarmohammadian MH et. al.

Jul 31st, 2020 - Exercise is an important step in preparation and implementation of disaster risk programs. The aim of this research was the development and assessment of an operational exercise for disaster preparedness in southeast Iran. A descriptive cross-sect...

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News  45 results

ER Docs Report Drug Shortages, Lack of Disaster Prep
https://www.medpagetoday.com/emergencymedicine/emergencymedicine/73132

May 27th, 2018 - The vast majority of emergency medicine physicians face shortages of key medications, and doubt whether their organizations are "fully prepared" for a disaster, polling data showed. The poll's findings were released by the American College of Emer...

Mass Shootings Trigger Change for Emergency Medicine
https://www.medpagetoday.com/emergencymedicine/emergencymedicine/71195

Feb 15th, 2018 - In the aftermath of Wednesday's mass shooting at a Florida high school, the emergency medicine community is once again thinking about how to improve disaster preparedness as it waits for more details to be made available on how peers responded to ...

Are Older Adults Ready for a Disaster? (RAND)
https://www.medpagetoday.com/geriatrics/generalgeriatrics/70699

Jan 23rd, 2018 - As the population ages and severe weather incidents become more frequent and deadly, the question remains: are older adults living independently prepared to deal with natural disaster? According to a new study from RAND Corporation, they aren't. A...

Disaster Preparedness for Obstetricians, Maternity Hospitals
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/889046

Nov 21st, 2017 - NEW YORK (Reuters Health) – For catastrophic events and infectious disease outbreaks, obstetricians and facilities providing maternity care need disaster preparedness plans, according to an American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG...

Natural Disaster Preparedness and Response (Drugs)
https://www.fda.gov/Drugs/EmergencyPreparedness/ucm082350.htm

Safe Drug Use After a Natural Disaster Drugs can be damaged by flooding, contaminated water, or high temperatures. Information Regarding Insulin Storage and Switching Between Products in an Emergency Contact Information for Questions about Clinica...

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