Disaster Preparedness for Bedside Nurses – Part Three

This article appeared March 25 in the online edtion of ADVANCE.

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  • Kirwan, M.M. (2011). Disaster planning: Are you ready? Nursing Made Incredibly Easy! 9(3),18-24. 

  • Institute of Medicine (IOM) recently issued Crisis Standards of Care: A Systems Framework for Catastrophic Disaster Response 

  • Bryce, C.P. (2001). Stress management in disasters. Washington, D.C.: Pan American Health Organization. Accessed at: http://www.paho.org/english/ped/stressmgn.pdf

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