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ALLMedicine™ Disaster Preparedness Center

Research & Reviews  953 results

COVID-19 and Psychological Disaster Preparedness - An Unmet Need - Corrigendum.
https://doi.org/10.1017/dmp.2020.365
Disaster Medicine and Public Health Preparedness; Agarwal V, Sharma S et. al.

Nov 11th, 2020 - COVID-19 and Psychological Disaster Preparedness - An Unmet Need - Corrigendum.|2020|Agarwal V,Sharma S,Gupta L,Misra DP,Davalbhakta S,|

Exploring persons with disabilities preparedness, perceptions and experiences of disast...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7595426
PloS One; Elisala N, Turagabeci A et. al.

Oct 29th, 2020 - Historically, Persons with Disabilities (PwDs) are disproportionately affected by disasters. In Pacific Island Countries (PICs), the risks and vulnerabilities of PwDs arise from social inequalities, as well as environmental barriers. As the freque...

When the Going Gets Tough, the Tough Get Going: Improving the Disaster Preparedness of ...
https://doi.org/10.1017/dmp.2020.282
Disaster Medicine and Public Health Preparedness; Pikoulis E, Karamagioli E et. al.

Oct 28th, 2020 - Operation based exercises represent simulation activities, which are of great importance for emergency preparedness, as they simulate real experiences in a guided manner. Whereas their primary purpose is to address the organizational emergency pre...

Building community resilience to prevent and mitigate community impact of gun violence:...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7552873
BMJ Open; Wang EA, Riley C et. al.

Oct 11th, 2020 - The USA has the highest rate of community gun violence of any developed democracy. There is an urgent need to develop feasible, scalable and community-led interventions that mitigate incident gun violence and its associated health impacts. Our com...

Workforce preparedness for disasters: perceptions of clinical and non-clinical staff at...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7531065
BMC Public Health; Dobalian A, Balut MD et. al.

Oct 3rd, 2020 - Most U.S. studies on workforce preparedness have a narrow scope, focusing primarily on perceptions of clinical staff in a single hospital and for one type of disaster. In contrast, this study compares the perceptions of workplace disaster prepared...

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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  1,011 results

COVID-19 and Psychological Disaster Preparedness - An Unmet Need - Corrigendum.
https://doi.org/10.1017/dmp.2020.365
Disaster Medicine and Public Health Preparedness; Agarwal V, Sharma S et. al.

Nov 11th, 2020 - COVID-19 and Psychological Disaster Preparedness - An Unmet Need - Corrigendum.|2020|Agarwal V,Sharma S,Gupta L,Misra DP,Davalbhakta S,|

Exploring persons with disabilities preparedness, perceptions and experiences of disast...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7595426
PloS One; Elisala N, Turagabeci A et. al.

Oct 29th, 2020 - Historically, Persons with Disabilities (PwDs) are disproportionately affected by disasters. In Pacific Island Countries (PICs), the risks and vulnerabilities of PwDs arise from social inequalities, as well as environmental barriers. As the freque...

When the Going Gets Tough, the Tough Get Going: Improving the Disaster Preparedness of ...
https://doi.org/10.1017/dmp.2020.282
Disaster Medicine and Public Health Preparedness; Pikoulis E, Karamagioli E et. al.

Oct 28th, 2020 - Operation based exercises represent simulation activities, which are of great importance for emergency preparedness, as they simulate real experiences in a guided manner. Whereas their primary purpose is to address the organizational emergency pre...

Building community resilience to prevent and mitigate community impact of gun violence:...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7552873
BMJ Open; Wang EA, Riley C et. al.

Oct 11th, 2020 - The USA has the highest rate of community gun violence of any developed democracy. There is an urgent need to develop feasible, scalable and community-led interventions that mitigate incident gun violence and its associated health impacts. Our com...

Workforce preparedness for disasters: perceptions of clinical and non-clinical staff at...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7531065
BMC Public Health; Dobalian A, Balut MD et. al.

Oct 3rd, 2020 - Most U.S. studies on workforce preparedness have a narrow scope, focusing primarily on perceptions of clinical staff in a single hospital and for one type of disaster. In contrast, this study compares the perceptions of workplace disaster prepared...

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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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