TITLE

Hospitals arm for bio attacks

AUTHOR(S)
Messina, Judith
PUB. DATE
October 2001
SOURCE
Crain's New York Business;10/22/2001, Vol. 17 Issue 43, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the effects of the September 11 terrorist attack of the World Trade Center on hospitals in New York, New York. Shortage of nurses for care of victims of the attack; Preparation for biological or chemical attacks; Training of medical personnel on disaster management.
ACCESSION #
5459336

 

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