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ALLMedicine™ Disaster Preparedness Center

Research & Reviews  1,007 results

Psychometric Evaluation of the Disaster Preparedness Evaluation Tool© (DPET) on Emergen...
https://doi.org/10.1017/dmp.2021.39
Disaster Medicine and Public Health Preparedness; Wang J, Lu S et. al.

May 5th, 2021 - Emergency nurses play a major role in disaster relief in mainland China, but there is no valid instrument to measure the extent of their disaster preparedness. The Disaster Preparedness Evaluation Tool© is a reliable instrument to assess the disas...

Prevalence and Characteristics of Earthquake-Related Head Injuries: A Systematic Review.
https://doi.org/10.1017/dmp.2021.31
Disaster Medicine and Public Health Preparedness; Igarashi Y, Matsumoto N et. al.

May 5th, 2021 - We conducted a systematic review to determine the prevalence and characteristics of earthquake-associated head injuries for better disaster preparedness and management. We searched for all publications related to head injuries and earthquakes from...

Implementing a Pre-Disaster Recovery Workshop in Intramuros, Manila, Philippines: Lesso...
https://doi.org/10.1111/disa.12486
Disasters Florentin KM, Onuki M et. al.

May 3rd, 2021 - The sustainable development goals have included Cultural Heritage into the development agenda. However, natural hazards threaten the existence of several historic districts, like Intramuros in Manila. Pre-disaster Recovery Planning has gained grou...

The Factors Affecting Volunteers' Willingness to Participate in Disaster Preparedness.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8070767
International Journal of Environmental Research and Publi... Ma Y, Zhu W et. al.

Apr 30th, 2021 - Disaster preparedness is crucial for providing an effective response to, and reducing the possible impacts of, disasters. Although volunteers' participation plays an important role in disaster preparedness, their actual participation in disaster p...

Effectiveness of disaster preparedness education in helping older people prevent isolat...
https://doi.org/10.1111/phn.12911
Public Health Nursing (Boston, Mass.); Matsuo Y, Hirano M

Apr 20th, 2021 - This study intends to clarify the effect of regional disaster preparedness education on efforts to prevent the isolation of older people in the event of a disaster. This quasi-experimental study involved participants aged 65 and above. The interve...

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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  1,065 results

Psychometric Evaluation of the Disaster Preparedness Evaluation Tool© (DPET) on Emergen...
https://doi.org/10.1017/dmp.2021.39
Disaster Medicine and Public Health Preparedness; Wang J, Lu S et. al.

May 5th, 2021 - Emergency nurses play a major role in disaster relief in mainland China, but there is no valid instrument to measure the extent of their disaster preparedness. The Disaster Preparedness Evaluation Tool© is a reliable instrument to assess the disas...

Prevalence and Characteristics of Earthquake-Related Head Injuries: A Systematic Review.
https://doi.org/10.1017/dmp.2021.31
Disaster Medicine and Public Health Preparedness; Igarashi Y, Matsumoto N et. al.

May 5th, 2021 - We conducted a systematic review to determine the prevalence and characteristics of earthquake-associated head injuries for better disaster preparedness and management. We searched for all publications related to head injuries and earthquakes from...

Implementing a Pre-Disaster Recovery Workshop in Intramuros, Manila, Philippines: Lesso...
https://doi.org/10.1111/disa.12486
Disasters Florentin KM, Onuki M et. al.

May 3rd, 2021 - The sustainable development goals have included Cultural Heritage into the development agenda. However, natural hazards threaten the existence of several historic districts, like Intramuros in Manila. Pre-disaster Recovery Planning has gained grou...

The Factors Affecting Volunteers' Willingness to Participate in Disaster Preparedness.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8070767
International Journal of Environmental Research and Publi... Ma Y, Zhu W et. al.

Apr 30th, 2021 - Disaster preparedness is crucial for providing an effective response to, and reducing the possible impacts of, disasters. Although volunteers' participation plays an important role in disaster preparedness, their actual participation in disaster p...

Effectiveness of disaster preparedness education in helping older people prevent isolat...
https://doi.org/10.1111/phn.12911
Public Health Nursing (Boston, Mass.); Matsuo Y, Hirano M

Apr 20th, 2021 - This study intends to clarify the effect of regional disaster preparedness education on efforts to prevent the isolation of older people in the event of a disaster. This quasi-experimental study involved participants aged 65 and above. The interve...

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News  79 results

Many US Households Have Inadequate Disaster Preparedness Plans
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/929602

Apr 28th, 2020 - (Reuters Health) - Less than half of U.S. households have an "action plan" to meet up and communicate in the event of a disaster, and preparedness varies based on socioeconomic characteristics, a new study suggests. The cross-sectional study looke...

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...

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