'There are so many exceptional chapters in this text that it is almost unfair to single out selected ones for praise … Even those who consider themselves experienced will learn a lot in studying from this compilation … meticulously researched and exhaustive … Disaster Medicine: Comprehensive Principles and Practices is just that:comprehensive. Students, seasoned practitioners, health systems organizations, and academic institutions will find it a most welcome and invaluable addition to their reference libraries.' Annals of Emergency Medicine
This is the definitive reference on disaster medicine. It outlines necessary areas of proficiency for health care professionals handling mass casualty crises. It also covers in-depth strategies for the rapid diagnosis and treatment of victims exposed to biological, chemical, or radiological agents, spanning the full spectrum of potential situations.