Friday, October 3, 2014 11:30 am– 1:00 pm
Lobby of the TMC Library – 1133 John Freeman Blvd.
Provider: U.S. Department of Health & Human Services
Contents: full text, government documents, handbook, links, links to full text, mobile access, practice guidelines, video
Access Level: Free, Non-registered TMC User, On-Site Visitor, Online Visitor, Open Access
Descriptions: This resource provides guidance for health care providers, primarily physicians, about clinical diagnosis and treatment of radiation injury during radiological and nuclear emergencies. It contains just-in-time, evidence-based information that makes complex issues understandable to those without formal radiation medicine expertise. There is web-based information to download in advance, so that it can be accessible during an emergency in which the internet is not available.
Keywords: contaminants, disaster management, disaster planning, emergency medicine, nuclear disaster, public health, radiation, radiation poisoning