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Research & Reviews  448 results

Psychometric Properties of Disaster Preparedness Tools in Nurses: A Systematic Literatu...
Prehospital and Disaster Medicine; Kalanlar B

Jul 1st, 2022 - There is no widely-recommended standardized and valid measurement tool for evaluating the disaster preparedness of nurses. This study aims to assess the psychometric properties of scales developed or adapted to evaluate the sudden-impact natural d...

Responding to Repeated Disasters: Time to Recovery in Public Health Workers.
Disaster Medicine and Public Health Preparedness; Mash HBH, Fullerton CS et. al.

Jul 1st, 2022 - In times of repeated disaster events, including natural disasters and pandemics, public health workers must recover rapidly to respond to subsequent events. Understanding predictors of time to recovery and developing predictive models of time to r...

Factors related to preparedness for emergency hemodialysis in the event of a natural di...
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Medicine Nihonyanagi R, Tsukasaki K et. al.

Jun 18th, 2022 - This study aimed to explore patients' preparedness for emergency hemodialysis in the event of a natural disaster and to determine the factors affecting such preparedness.A cross-sectional study was conducted in undergoing hemodialysis at dialysis ...

Exploring disaster impacts on adaptation actions in 549 cities worldwide.
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Nature Communications; Nohrstedt D, Hileman J et. al.

Jun 11th, 2022 - Whether disasters influence adaptation actions in cities is contested. Yet, the extant knowledge base primarily consists of single or small-N case studies, so there is no global overview of the evidence on disaster impacts and adaptation. Here, we...

Tropical Cyclones and the Eastern Highlands of Zimbabwe: A Call for Enhanced Disaster P...
Disaster Medicine and Public Health Preparedness; Gwinji PT, Murewanhema G et. al.

May 20th, 2022 - Tropical Cyclones and the Eastern Highlands of Zimbabwe: A Call for Enhanced Disaster Preparedness.|2022|Gwinji PT,Murewanhema G,Musuka G,Dzinamarira T,|

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Guidelines  1 results

Definitive care for the critically ill during a disaster: a framework for optimizing cr...
Chest Rubinson L, Hick JL et. al.

Aug 19th, 2008 - Plausible disasters may yield hundreds or thousands of critically ill victims. However, most countries, including those with widely available critical care services, lack sufficient specialized staff, medical equipment, and ICU space to provide ti...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  5 results

In Nursing Students, The Effect of Disaster Nursing Training Program on General Disaster Preparedness Belief State, Disaster Response Self-Efficiency and Psychological Resilience

May 5th, 2021 - In order to respond correctly to disasters, medical teams must have the necessary training and sufficient equipment. However, in many countries, disaster nursing education is not adequately included in nursing curricula (Kalanlar and Kublai, 2015)...

Brain Connections and Blood Pressure

Dec 19th, 2020 - The purpose of this pilot randomized controlled study is to adapt a previously tested intervention to improve resting state network and blood pressure in 36 (n=12 intervention; n=12 attention control; n = 12 control) Black and African American old...

Healthy Lifestyle Behavior Intervention for Latino Women

Nov 7th, 2019 - Overweight/obesity and physical inactivity are two significant predictors of illness and death from cardiovascular (heart) disease (CVD) in Latina adults. These risk factors may be reduced or eliminated through prevention efforts that focus on hea...

Disaster Preparedness Among Families Caring for Children With Diabetes

Jul 20th, 2016 - This is a cross-sectional study. The subjects are the parent/parents/legal guardian, who will be coming to the clinic for their routine appointment for diabetes management. During the time in which the subject is waiting for the doctor or after th...

VHA Clinicians and Bioterror Events: Interactive Web-based Learning

Apr 7th, 2015 - Background: Because of VA's long history in disaster preparedness, and the crucial role VA providers will play, the VA medical system has the potential to make an enormous difference in outcomes following a bioterror attack or infectious outbreak....

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News  63 results

What COVID-19 taught us: The challenge of maintaining contingency level care to proactively forestall crisis care
Kelly M. Griffin, MD, Jeffrey R. Dichter, MD, FCCP

Apr 12th, 2022 - In 2014, the Task Force for Mass Critical Care (TFMCC) published a CHEST consensus statement on disaster preparedness principles in caring for the critically ill during disasters and pandemics (Christian et al. CHEST.

'So Frustrating': Grave Missteps Seen in US Virus Response

Oct 30th, 2020 - Editor's note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape's Coronavirus Resource Center. NEW YORK (AP) — A president who downplayed the coronavirus threat, scorned masks and undercut scientists at every turn. Governors who resisted or ...

'We Don't Need a Separate Textbook': What We Heard This Week

Sep 25th, 2020 - "We need to get to the point where we don't need a separate textbook for dermatology in Blacks." -- Chesahna Kindred, MD, of the Kindred Hair & Skin Center in Columbia, Maryland, on racial disparities in dermatology training. "I think it's better ...

US Patients With Breast Cancer Report Care Delays Amid COVID-19

Aug 24th, 2020 - Editor's note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape's Coronavirus Resource Center. Nearly half of all US breast cancer survivors who responded to a recent Internet-based survey reported experiencing delays in cancer care in the e...

Put Politics Aside, Not Your Masks

Jun 25th, 2020 - MedPage Today's Greg Laub interviewed Irwin Redlener, MD, director of the National Center for Disaster Preparedness at Columbia University in New York City for his thoughts on wearing masks to reduce transmission of COVID-19. Following is a transc...

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