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6 edition of RAPID Medical Response to Weapons of Mass Destruction (RAPID) found in the catalog.

RAPID Medical Response to Weapons of Mass Destruction (RAPID)

by Phillip L. Currance

  • 267 Want to read
  • 27 Currently reading

Published by Mosby/JEMS .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • First aid & paramedical services,
  • Medical,
  • Medical / Nursing,
  • Allied Health Services - Emergency Medical Services,
  • Emergency Medicine,
  • Medical / Allied Health Services / Emergency Medical Services,
  • Reference,
  • Biological weapons,
  • Handbooks, manuals, etc,
  • Health aspects,
  • Terrorism,
  • Weapons of mass destruction

  • The Physical Object
    FormatSpiral-bound
    Number of Pages160
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9642609M
    ISBN 100323023339
    ISBN 109780323023337
    OCLC/WorldCa60343233

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    The first large-scale use of a traditional weapon of mass destruction (chemical, biological, or nuclear) involved the successful deployment of chemical weapons during World War I (–). Historians now refer to the Great War as the chemist’s war because of the scientific and engineering mobilization efforts by the major by: What should be considered in the medical direction component of a response plan for weapons of mass destruction? A. Requiring on-line medical direction for all patient care. B. Suspending EMS providers' scope of practice limitations. C. Suspending the need for medical direction in large-scale incidents. D. Making all protocols standing orders.

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