Field Guide to Global Health Disaster Medicine

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  • Author : James Alan Chambers
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Pages : 416 pages
  • ISBN : 9780323794121
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Field Guide to Global Health Disaster Medicine

Field Guide to Global Health   Disaster Medicine
  • Author : James Alan Chambers
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 20 May 2021
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While serving as a physician overseas in resource-poor countries, Dr. James Chambers recognized the need for a practical, portable reference for non-specialist healthcare providers to orient them to common issues when serving in new situations, whether due to geography, austere environments, or complex humanitarian disasters. Field Guide to Global Health and Disaster Medicine draws on the experience, training, and perspectives of committed healthcare providers from diverse nations and backgrounds to provide the most essential information for maximum utility in the

Field Guide to Global Health Disaster Medicine E Book

Field Guide to Global Health   Disaster Medicine   E Book
  • Author : James A. Chambers
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release : 14 April 2021
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While serving as a physician overseas in resource-poor countries, Dr. James Chambers recognized the need for a practical, portable reference for non-specialist healthcare providers to orient them to common issues when serving in new situations, whether due to geography, austere environments, or complex humanitarian disasters. Field Guide to Global Health and Disaster Medicine draws on the experience, training, and perspectives of committed healthcare providers from diverse nations and backgrounds to provide the most essential information for maximum utility in the

Field Guide to Wilderness Medicine E Book

Field Guide to Wilderness Medicine E Book
  • Author : Paul S. Auerbach,Benjamin B. Constance,Luanne Freer
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release : 26 November 2018
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Based on Dr. Auerbach’s renowned Wilderness Medicine text, Field Guide to Wilderness Medicine, 5th Edition, is your portable, authoritative guide to the full range of medical and emergency situations that occur in non-traditional settings. Useful for experienced physicians as well as advanced practice providers, this unique medical guide covers an indispensable range of topics in a well-illustrated, highly condensed format – in print or on any mobile device – for quick access anytime, anywhere. An easy-access presentation ensures rapid retrieval and

Pocket Field Guide for Disaster Health Professionals

Pocket Field Guide for Disaster Health Professionals
  • Author : David A. Bradt,Christina M. Drummond
  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release : 02 December 2019
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The Pocket Field Guide for Disaster Health Professionals: Missioncraft in Disaster Relief is a disaster management toolkit containing briefing checklists, systems profiles, assessment forms, reporting templates, project management worksheets, and other tools required in the field. It also provides mission-critical technical reference information adapted from internationally recognized sources. “Missioncraft” is the art and science of preparing and conducting effective field operations. This Field Guide enables disaster health professionals to collect and analyze critical information and then implement high-impact interventions in

An Introduction to International Health

An Introduction to International Health
  • Author : Michael Seear
  • Publisher : Canadian Scholars’ Press
  • Release : 01 November 2012
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At a time when developed world populations are healthier and richer than they have ever been, why is there still so much poverty and disease in the world? Why do rich countries hold so many poor countries in debt and why do millions of children die every year from avoidable diseases? This new edition attempts to answer these pressing questions. An Introduction to International Health, Second Edition is a comprehensive and detailed exploration of international health and the modern aid

Foundations of Global Health Human Rights

Foundations of Global Health   Human Rights
  • Author : Lawrence O. Gostin,Benjamin Mason Meier
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release : 15 July 2020
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Human rights are essential to global health, yet rising threats in an increasingly divided world are challenging the progressive evolution of health-related human rights. It is necessary to empower a new generation of scholars, advocates, and practitioners to sustain the global commitment to universal rights in public health. Looking to the next generation to face the struggles ahead, this book provides a detailed understanding of the evolving relationship between global health and human rights, laying a human rights foundation for

Disaster Management

Disaster Management
  • Author : Alejandro López-Carresi,Maureen Fordham,Ben Wisner,Ilan Kelman,Jc Gaillard
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 12 November 2013
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There is a perennial gap between theory and practice, between academia and active professionals in the field of disaster management. This gap means that valuable lessons are not learned and people die or suffer as a result. This book opens a dialogue between theory and practice. It offers vital lessons to practitioners from scholarship on natural hazards, disaster risk management and reduction and developments studies, opening up new insights in accessible language with practical applications. It also offers to academics

A Field Manual for Palliative Care in Humanitarian Crises

A Field Manual for Palliative Care in Humanitarian Crises
  • Author : Elisha Waldman,Marcia Glass
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press, USA
  • Release : 09 December 2019
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As humanitarian aid organizations have evolved, there is a growing recognition that incorporating palliative care into aid efforts is an essential part of providing the best care possible. A Field Manual for Palliative Care in Humanitarian Crises represents the first-ever effort at educating and providing guidance for clinicians not formally trained in palliative care in how to incorporate its principles into their work in crisis situations. Written by a team of international experts, this pocket-sized manual identifies the needs of

Making Sense of Disaster Medicine A Hands on Guide for Medics

Making Sense of Disaster Medicine  A Hands on Guide for Medics
  • Author : Alan Hawley,James Matheson
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release : 27 August 2010
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Disaster medicine is a broad and dynamic field that encompasses the medical and surgical response to mass casualty incidents including rail, air, and road traffic accidents; domestic terrorism; and pandemic outbreaks. It also encompasses the global issues of conflict and natural catastrophe. Specialists in disaster medicine provide insight, guidanc

Making Sense of Disaster Medicine A Hands on Guide for Medics

Making Sense of Disaster Medicine  A Hands on Guide for Medics
  • Author : Alan Hawley,James Matheson
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release : 27 August 2010
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Disaster medicine is a broad and dynamic field that encompasses the medical and surgical response to mass casualty incidents including rail, air, and road traffic accidents; domestic terrorism; and pandemic outbreaks. It also encompasses the global issues of conflict and natural catastrophe. Specialists in disaster medicine provide insight, guidance, and expertise on the principles and practice of medicine both in the disaster impact area and healthcare evacuation-receiving facilities. They liaise with emergency management professionals, hospitals, healthcare facilities, communities, and governments.

Field Guide to Wilderness Medicine E Book

Field Guide to Wilderness Medicine E Book
  • Author : Paul S. Auerbach
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release : 26 April 2013
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Field Guide to Wilderness Medicine - based on Dr. Auerbach’s critically acclaimed text Wilderness Medicine - offers fast-access solutions to all of the medical situations that can occur in non-traditional settings. From backpack to kayak, or on any mobile device, this indispensable, compact survival guide is detailed enough to cover the clinical presentation and treatment of a full range of wilderness emergencies! Meet a full-range of emergency situations with the utmost effectiveness. Appendices address everything from environment-specific situations to

Field Hospitals

Field Hospitals
  • Author : Elhanan Bar-On,Kobi Peleg,Yitshak Kreiss
  • Publisher : Cambridge University Press
  • Release : 09 January 2020
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Represents the vast experience of the world's leading experts in field hospital deployment in disasters and conflicts.

Public Health Disasters A Global Ethical Framework

Public Health Disasters  A Global Ethical Framework
  • Author : Michael Olusegun Afolabi
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release : 27 August 2018
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This book presents the first critical examination of the overlapping ethical, sociocultural, and policy-related issues surrounding disasters, global bioethics, and public health ethics. These issues are elucidated under the conceptual rubric: Public health disasters (PHDs). The book defines PHDs as public health issues with devastating social consequences, the attendant public health impacts of natural or man-made disasters, and latent or low prevalence public health issues with the potential to rapidly acquire pandemic capacities. This notion is illustrated using Ebola and

Koenig and Schultz s Disaster Medicine

Koenig and Schultz s Disaster Medicine
  • Author : Kristi L. Koenig,Carl H. Schultz
  • Publisher : Cambridge University Press
  • Release : 16 February 2016
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As societies become more complex and interconnected, the global risk for catastrophic disasters is increasing. Demand for expertise to mitigate the human suffering and damage these events cause is also high. A new field of disaster medicine is emerging, offering innovative approaches to optimize disaster management. Much of the information needed to create the foundation for this growing specialty is not objectively described or is scattered among multiple different sources. This definitive work brings together a coherent and comprehensive collection

An Introduction to Global Health

An Introduction to Global Health
  • Author : Michael Seear,Obidimma Ezezika
  • Publisher : Canadian Scholars’ Press
  • Release : 18 December 2017
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Newly revised and thoroughly updated, the third edition of An Introduction to Global Health is constructed around three essential questions: why is population health so poor in developing countries, what is the scope of the issue, and how can it be remediated? By considering aspects of the topic that are often neglected—including poverty, malnutrition, wars, governance, and humanitarian disasters—Seear and Ezezika provide a comprehensive overview of the various determinants of global health and its inevitable companion, the modern