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ALLMedicine™ Disaster Preparedness Center

Research & Reviews  1,011 results

Establishing a Foundation for Performance Measurement for Local Public Health Preparedn...
https://doi.org/10.1017/dmp.2021.2
Disaster Medicine and Public Health Preparedness; Schlegelmilch J, Stripling M et. al.

May 6th, 2021 - The development of performance measures is not a new concept in the disaster preparedness space. For over a decade, goals have been developed and tied to federal preparedness grant programs. However, these measures have been heavily criticized for...

A qualitative survey of household emergency preparedness for the elderly and the medica...
https://doi.org/10.5055/jem.0493
Journal of Emergency Management (Weston, Mass.); Heagele TN

May 6th, 2021 - To understand how elderly and medically frail adults have experienced disasters and how this experience impacts what they do now to prepare for disasters and to generate theory regarding the process through which community members prepare for disa...

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...

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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  1,069 results

Establishing a Foundation for Performance Measurement for Local Public Health Preparedn...
https://doi.org/10.1017/dmp.2021.2
Disaster Medicine and Public Health Preparedness; Schlegelmilch J, Stripling M et. al.

May 6th, 2021 - The development of performance measures is not a new concept in the disaster preparedness space. For over a decade, goals have been developed and tied to federal preparedness grant programs. However, these measures have been heavily criticized for...

A qualitative survey of household emergency preparedness for the elderly and the medica...
https://doi.org/10.5055/jem.0493
Journal of Emergency Management (Weston, Mass.); Heagele TN

May 6th, 2021 - To understand how elderly and medically frail adults have experienced disasters and how this experience impacts what they do now to prepare for disasters and to generate theory regarding the process through which community members prepare for disa...

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...

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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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