Category Archives: Bioterrorism
The Center for Disease Control (CDC) has a nice FAQ on dirty bombs. Included at the bottom of the page are links to additional sources.
The U.S. Department of Health & Human Services has released Radiation Event Medical Management, a diagnosis and treatment guidance website for health care providers faced with radiation exposure incidents. Content on REMM is capable of being downloaded in advance, so … Continue reading
There have been a lot of news stories lately about insurgents using dirty bombs in Iraq. In addition, there have also been reports that dirty bombs could be used by terrorist to attack cities in the United States. For a … Continue reading
Ready or Not? Protecting the Public’s Health from Disease, Disasters, and Bioterrorism, was released yesterday by the Trust for America’s Health. The report ranks the level of preparedness for handling health emergencies for each state.