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Bioterrorism, Weapons of Mass Destruction, Domestic Preparedness

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Date of last editing: 06/10/2007

U.S. Department of Homeland Security
Ready.Gov - Preparedness advice from U.S. Dept. of Homeland Security

star-small.gif (453 bytes)US Army Medical Research Institute of Chemical Defense- Chemical Casualty Care Division: Educational Videos (streaming: RealOne viewer)

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Textbook of Military Medicine - Medical Aspects of Chemical and Biological Warfare [Online Version]
Radiation Emergency Assistance Center/Training Site [REAC/TS]
Managing Radiation Emergencies - Guidance for Prehospital Emergency Services
Radiation Emergency Assistance Center/Training Site [REAC/TS]
Managing Radiation Emergencies - Guidance for Hospital Medical Management
U.S. Dept. of Justice - Office of Domestic Preparedness - Weapons of Mass Destruction training programs catalogpdf.gif (130 bytes)
star-small.gif (453 bytes)Can you recognize these public health threats in your facility?
Bioterrorism Clinical Presentation Syndromes Chart from San Francisco's Dept. of Public Health
star-small.gif (453 bytes)Links for Biological Threat Preparedness from San Francisco's Dept. of Public Health
[Excellent concise & rated set of links covering major resources by category, i.e., clinical, policy]

Center for Disease Control and Prevention's Public Health Preparedness and Response site for Bioterrorism (many resources, .pdfs & .ppts)
Smallpox Response Plan & Guidelines
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University of Minnesota's Center for Infectious Disease Research & Policy
- Agent specific links, updating daily, food safety information
logo-eMedicine-new.jpg (8974 bytes) Warfare - Chemical, Biological, Radiological, Nuclear, & Explosives
logo-ER1(dot)org.gif (3186 bytes)ER One: All-Risks-Ready Emergency Department
from the developers of National Center for Emergency Medicine Informatics -Requires Internet Explorer
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Smallpox as a Biological Weapon: Medical and Public Health Management from JAMA Vol. 281 No. 22, June 9, 1999
FDA Public Health Advisory: Update on the Use of Doxycycline for Anthrax Exposure from FDA/Center for Drug Evaluation and Research
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Fourth Edition February 2001
U.S. Army Medical Research Institute of Infectious Diseases - Fort Detrick, Maryland
TMM8 [Textbook of Military Medicine]
Medical Aspects of  Chemical &  Biological Warfare
from Govt. Printing Office

logo-biomedtrainingdotorg.gif (10479 bytes) Webcasts available as Internet streaming video
logo-ACEP-White.gif (8802 bytes) Bioterrorism Links from ACEP's website
logo-AnnalsOfEM.gif (2566 bytes) a compiled Table of Contents for all articles on
Disaster Medicine/Emergency Preparedness since 1994
logo-APIC.gif (42142 bytes) Conference, audio text, CD-ROM, independent study,
"APIC/CDC Bioterrorism Readiness Plan:
A Template for Healthcare Facilities"
Bioterrorism In The United States:Threat, Preparedness, And Response
from The Chemical and Biological Arms Control Institute

Center for Biosecurity of the
University of Pittsburgh Medical Center (UPMC)
An academic center studying issues of defense
against biological warfare
logo-MMWR.gif (3829 bytes)Information About Anthrax and Bioterrorism  

Considerations for Distinguishing
Influenza-Like Illness from Inhalational Anthrax

logo-ENA.jpg (6065 bytes)Weapons of Mass Destruction Workgroup Resources  
LARGE download-Please redistribute locally!   [6.145megabyte zip file] Obtain Zip Utility logo-GetWinzip.gif (1021 bytes)
logo-NEJM.gif (11025 bytes) Recognition and Management of Anthrax - An Update
Images in Clinical Medicine: Cutaneous Anthrax Infection
InterpolInterpol's Bioterrorism Prevention Resource Centre

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