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Main Title Bioterrorism : guidelines for medical and public health management /
Author Henderson, Donald A.
Other Authors
Author Title of a Work
Inglesby, Thomas V.
O'Toole, Tara,
O'Toole, Tara Jeanne
Publisher American Medical Association,
Year Published 2002
OCLC Number 48885018
ISBN 157947280X; 9781579472801
Subjects Bioterrorism ; 4410 public health service: general ; Biologische Waffe ; Internationaler Terrorismus ; Präventivmedizin ; Biologische wapens ; Terrorisme ; Biologische Waffe--(DE-588)4145624-5 ; Internationaler Terrorismus--(DE-588)4162078-1 ; Präventivmedizin--(DE-588)4047033-7
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
EJAM  RC88.9.T47B56 2002 Region 3 Library/Philadelphia, PA 09/27/2002 DISPERSAL
EJEM  RC88.9.T47H46 2002 OCSPP Chemical Library/Washington,DC 07/11/2003
EKBM  RC88.9.T47H46 2002 Research Triangle Park Library/RTP, NC 10/14/2022
Collation xvii, 244 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 23 cm
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Notes
Why understanding biological weapons matters to medical and public health professionals -- Bioterrorism on the home front: a new challenge for American medicine -- Clinical presentation of inhalational anthrax following bioterrorism exposure: report of 2 surviving patients -- Death due to bioterrorism-related inhalational anthrax: report of 2 patients -- Bioterrorism preparedness and response: clinicians and public health agencies as essential partners -- Fatal inhalational anthrax with unknown source of exposure in a 61-year-old woman in New York City -- Fatal inhalational anthrax in a 94-year-old Connecticut woman -- Cutaneous anthrax associated with microangiopathic hemolytic anemia and coagulopathy in a 7-month-old infant -- Anthrax as a biological weapon: updated recommendations for management -- Smallpox as a biological weapon -- Plague as a biological weapon -- Botulinum toxin as a biological weapon -- Tularemia as a biological weapon -- Hemorrhagic fever viruses as biological weapons -- Large-scale quarantine following biological terrorism in the United States. "This book is intended to guide medical and public health management following a biological weapons attack on civilian populations ... The chapters are papers previously published in the Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA) that have been subsequently reviewed and updated for this book"--Page 1.