The Resource Chemical and biological terrorism : research and development to improve civilian medical response, Committee on R & D Needs for Improving Civilian Medical Response to Chemical and Biological Terrorism Incidents, Health Sciences Policy Program, Institute of Medicine and Board on Environmental Studies and Toxicology, Commission on Life Sciences, National Research Council

Chemical and biological terrorism : research and development to improve civilian medical response, Committee on R & D Needs for Improving Civilian Medical Response to Chemical and Biological Terrorism Incidents, Health Sciences Policy Program, Institute of Medicine and Board on Environmental Studies and Toxicology, Commission on Life Sciences, National Research Council

Label
Chemical and biological terrorism : research and development to improve civilian medical response
Title
Chemical and biological terrorism
Title remainder
research and development to improve civilian medical response
Statement of responsibility
Committee on R & D Needs for Improving Civilian Medical Response to Chemical and Biological Terrorism Incidents, Health Sciences Policy Program, Institute of Medicine and Board on Environmental Studies and Toxicology, Commission on Life Sciences, National Research Council
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
National Academy Press, based in Washington, D.C., present the full text of the book entitled "Chemical and Biological Terrorism: Research and Development to Improve Civilian Medical Response." The book was compiled by the Committee on Research and Development Needs for Improving Civilian Medical Response to Chemical and Biological Terrorism Incidents of the Institute of Medicine and published in 1999. The committee highlights the areas of pre-incident intelligence, detection and identification of chemical and biological agents, protective clothing and equipment, and others that need to be examined to negate possible future chemical and bioterrorist attacks
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
358/.3
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
RA648
LC item number
.C525 1999eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Chemical and biological terrorism : research and development to improve civilian medical response, Committee on R & D Needs for Improving Civilian Medical Response to Chemical and Biological Terrorism Incidents, Health Sciences Policy Program, Institute of Medicine and Board on Environmental Studies and Toxicology, Commission on Life Sciences, National Research Council
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 195-211) and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Pre-incident communication and intelligence: linking the intelligence and medical communities -- Personal protective equipment -- Detection and measurement of chemical agents -- Recognizing covert exposure in a population -- Detection and measurement of biological agents -- Patient decontamination and mass triage -- Availability, safety, and efficacy of drugs and other therapies -- Prevention, assessment, and treatment of psychological effects -- Computer-related tools for training and operations -- Conclusions and recommendations
Control code
ocm42330883
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xix, 279 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780585047157
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b24288172
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)42330883
  • acaebk0585047154

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