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cover image - Ciottone's Disaster Medicine,3rd Edition
ISBN: 9780323809320
Publication Date: 05-15-2023
Page Count: 1080
Imprint: Elsevier
List Price: $178.99

Ciottone's Disaster Medicine, 3rd Edition

by Gregory R. Ciottone, MD, FACEP, FFSEM


cover image - Ciottone's Disaster Medicine,3rd Edition
ISBN: 9780323809320
Publication Date: 05-15-2023
Page Count: 1080
Imprint: Elsevier
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    • Part 1 offers an A-to-Z resource for every aspect of disaster medicine and management, while Part 2 features an exhaustive compilation of every conceivable disaster event, organized to facilitate quick reference in a real-time setting. 

    • Covers basic concepts such as identification of risks, organizational preparedness, equipment planning, disaster education and training, and more advanced concepts such as disaster risk reduction, health in complex emergencies, building local disaster resiliency, psychological impact of disasters on children, and more.  

    • Contains new decision trees throughout that help guide you through the decision-making process in difficult situations.  

    • Uses an easy-to-follow, templated approach to historical perspectives, overviews of current practice including pre-incident and post-incident actions, medical treatment of casualties, and potential pitfalls.  

    • Includes updated sections on man-made disasters, including mass casualties, active shooter situations, integrated response to terrorist attacks, and chemical/biological/radiological/nuclear/high-yield explosives disasters.   

    • Discusses the latest technologies, such as the use of mobile disaster applications, drone response systems, and virtual reality simulation training. 

    • Features thoroughly updated information on crisis leadership, practical applications of disaster epidemiology, disaster and climate change, and the integration of non-government agencies (NGOs) in disaster response—a critical topic for those responding to humanitarian needs overseas.  

    • Includes new chapters on Pandemic Preparedness and Response, Disaster Medicine in a Changing Climate, Disaster Response in Asia, Building Local Capacity and Disaster Resiliency, Civilian-Military Coordination in Disaster Response, Medical Simulation in Disaster Preparedness, Disaster Nursing, Crisis Meta-Leadership, Palliative Care in Disasters, Counter-Terrorism Medicine, SARS CoV (COVID-19 and SARS), and Disasters in Space Travel. 

    • An eBook version is included with purchase. The eBook allows you to access all of the text, figures and references, with the ability to search, customize your content, make notes and highlights, and have content read aloud. 

  • 1 Introduction to Disaster Medicine
    2 Public Health and Disasters
    3 Role of Emergency Medical Services in Disaster Management and Preparedness
    4 Role of Emergency Medicine in Disaster Management
    5 Role of Hospitals in Disaster
    6 Pandemic Preparedness and Response
    7 Health In Complex Emergencies
    8 Disaster Medicine in a Changing Climate
    9 Children and Disaster
    10 Psychological Impact of Disaster on Displaced Populations and Refugees of Multiple Traumas
    11 Ethical Issues in Disaster Medicine
    12 Issues of Liability in Emergency Response
    13 Disaster Response in the United States
    14 Disaster Response in Europe
    15 Disaster Response in Asia
    16 Building Local Capacity and Disaster Resiliency
    17  Local Disaster Response in the United States
    18 State Disaster Response: Systems and Programs
    19 Selected U.S. Federal Disaster Response Agencies and Capabilities
    20 Global Disaster Response and Emergency Medical Teams
    21 Civil-Military Coordination in Disaster Response
    22 Evaluation of emerging data to inform disaster response
    23 Disaster/Emergency Management Programs
    24 Emergency Department Design
    25 Hazard Vulnerability Analysis
    26 Public Information Management
    27 Informatics and Information Technology in Disaster Medicine
    28 Medical Simulation in Disaster Preparedness
    29 Disaster Mitigation
    30 Disaster Risk Management
    31 Vaccines
    32 Occupational and Environmental Medicine: An Asset in Time of Crisis
    33 Worker Health and Safety in Disaster Response
    34 Disaster Preparedness
    35 Policy Issues in Disaster Preparedness  and Response
    36 Mutual Aid
    37 Disaster Nursing
    38 Patient Surge
    39 Accidental Versus Intentional Event
    41 The Incident Command System
    42 Scene Safety and Situational Awareness in Disaster Response
    43 Pre- and Post-Disaster Needs Assessment
    44 Operations and Logistics
    45 Disaster Communications
    46 Mobile Disaster Applications
    47 The Role of Social Media in Disasters
    48 Volunteers and Donations
    49 Personal Protective Equipment
    50 Role of Bystanders in Disasters
    51 Disaster Surveillance Systems
    52 Use of Geographic Information Systems in Crises
    53 Management of Mass Fatalities
    54 Disaster Management of Animals
    55 Urban Search and Rescue
    56 Triage
    57 Patient Tracking Systems in Disasters
    58 Mass Gatherings
    59 Infectious Disease in a Disaster Zone
    60 Pharmaceuticals and Medical Equipment in Disasters
    61 Displaced Populations
    62 Palliative Care in Disasters
    63 Rehabilitation and Reconstruction
    64 Disaster Education and Research
    65 Practical Applications of Disaster Epidemiology
    66 Measures of Effectiveness in Disaster Management
    67 Counter-Terrorism Medicine
    68 The Psychology of Terrorism
    69 Thinking Outside the Box: Health Service Support Considerations in the Era of Asymmetrical Threats
    70 Integrated Response to Terrorist Attacks
    71 Coordinated Attack
    72 Active Shooter Response
    73 Hostage Taking
    74 Civil Unrest and Rioting
    75 Introduction to Explosions and Blasts
    76 Suicide Bomber
    77 Improvised Explosive Devices : IED and VBIED
    78 Conventional Explosions at Mass Gatherings
    79 Nuclear and Radiation Disaster Management
    80 Dirty Bomb (Radiological Dispersal Device)
    81 General Approach to Chemical Attack
    82 Biological Attack
    83 Future Biological and Chemical Weapons
    84 Directed-Energy Weapons
    85 Chemical, Biological, Radiological, and Nuclear Quarantine
    86 Decontamination: Chemical and Radiation
    87 Military Lessons Learned for Disaster Response
    88 Integration of Law Enforcement and Military Resources with the Emergency Response to a Terrorist Incident
    89 Tactical Emergency Medical Support
    90 Operational Rescue
    91 Operations Security, Site Security, and Incident Response
    92 Medical Intelligence
    93 Dignitary Protective Medicine
    94 Introduction to Natural Disasters
    95 Hurricanes, Cyclones and Typhoons
    96 Earthquake
    97 Tornado
    98 Flood
    99 Tsunami
    100 Heat Wave
    101 Winter Storm
    102 Volcanic Eruption
    103 Famine
    104 Landslides
    105 Avalanche
    106 Introduction to Nuclear and Radiological Disasters
    107 Nuclear Detonation
    108 Radiation Accident—Isolated and Dispersed Exposure
    109 Nuclear Power Plant Meltdown
    110 Introduction to Chemical Disasters
    111 Industrial-Chemical Disasters
    112 Nerve-Agent Mass Casualty Incidents
    113 Vesicant Agent Attack
    114 Respiratory-Agent Mass Casualty Incident (Toxic Inhalational Injury)
    115 Asphyxiant (Cyanide) Attack
    116 Antimuscarinic Agent Attack
    117 Mass Casualty Incidents from Hallucinogenic Agents: LSD, Other Indoles, and Phenylethylamine Derivatives
    118 Opioid Agent Attack
    119 Caustic Agent Mass Casualty Incident, with Special Emphasis on Hydrogen Fluoride (HF)
    120 Mass Casualties from Crowd-Control Agents
    121 Cholinergic Agent Attack (Nicotine, Epibatidine, and Anatoxin-A)
    122 Anesthetic-Agent Mass Casualty Incident
    123 Introduction to Biologic Agents
    124 Bacillus Anthracis (Anthrax) Attack
    125 Yersinia Pestis (Plague) Bioterrorism Attack
    126 Francisella Tularensis (Tularemia) Attack
    127 Brucella Species (Brucellosis) Attack
    128 Coxiella burnetii (Q Fever) Attack
    129 Rickettsia prowazekii Attack (Typhus Fever)
    130 Orientia Tsutsugamushi (Scrub Typhus) Attack
    131 Rickettsia rickettsii (Rocky Mountain Spotted Fever) Attack
    132 Vibrio cholerae (Cholera) Attack
    133 Shigella dysenteriae (Shigellosis) Attack
    134 Salmonella (Salmonellosis and Typhoid Fever) Attack
    135 Burkholderia (Glanders and Melioidosis) Attack
    136 Chlamydophila psittaci (Psittacosis) Attack
    137 Escherichia coli O157:H7 Attack  (Enterohemorrhagic E. Coli )
    138 Viral Encephalitis caused by Alphaviruses
    139 Tick-Borne Encephalitis Virus Attack
    140 Viral Hemorrhagic Fever Attack
    141 Variola Major Virus (Smallpox) Attack
    142 Influenza Virus Attack
    143 Monkeypox Attack
    144 Hantavirus Pulmonary Syndrome Attack
    145 Henipavirus Attack: Hendra and Nipah Viruses
    146 SARS-CoV (COVID-19 and SARS)
    147 Staphylococcal Enterotoxin B Attack
    148 Clostridium botulinum Toxin (Botulism) Attack
    149 Clostridium perfringens Toxin (Epsilon Toxin) Attack
    150 Marine Toxin Attack
    151 T-2 Toxin (Trichothecene Mycotoxi
  • Gregory R. Ciottone, MD, FACEP, FFSEM, Director, Division of Disaster Medicine, BIDMC, Director, Disaster Medicine Fellowship Program, BIDMC, Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine, Harvard Medical School, Instructor, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, President, World Association for Disaster and Emergency Medicine, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts
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