The Centers for Disease Control has established a Bioterrorism Program to ensure the rapid development of federal, state, and local capacity to address potential bioterrorism events.
The Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report (MMWR) published by the Centers for Disease Control notifies clinicians of serious ongoing and emerging infectious disease threats.
Weekly Epidemiological Record. Information on cases and outbreaks of diseases under the International Health Regulations and on other communicable diseases of public health importance, including emerging or re-emerging infection
International Health Regulations. An international legal instrument that is binding on 194 countries across the globe, including all the Member States of WHO
Clinicians Biosecurity Network. Update on Personal Protective Equipment
Bioterrorism Prep: Docs Must Look Out for Rare Diseases|
Doctors have better treatments for potential victims of bioterrorism attacks today than in the past, but it's critical for medical workers to quickly recognize illnesses such as anthrax and botulism, so they can respond properly, experts say. It has ...
Latest Clinical Information On Bioterrorism Threats|
PR Newswire (press release)
The article, "Clinical Management of Potential Bioterrorism-Related Conditions," was published and posted online today on the website of the New England Journal of Medicine. The authorsâ€”Amesh Adalja, Eric Toner, and Tom Inglesbyâ€”review the clinical ...
Biosecurity and Bioterrorism Is Now Health Security|
PR Newswire (press release)
BALTIMORE, Feb. 26, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The journal Biosecurity and Bioterrorism has changed its name to Health Security. The bimonthly peer-reviewed journal is published in print and online by Mary Ann Liebert, Inc., Publishers, of New ...
New regs for Friday: railroads, state rail systems, airline messaging and ...|
The Agricultural Bioterrorism Protection Act of 2002 requires a biennial review and republication of the list. In determining whether to include an agent or toxin on the list, the law requires the effect the toxin will have on production and ...
This type of study may potentially be useful to inform and provide context for urban planning, public health surveillance and bioterrorism detection. Afshinnekoo et al. collected 1,457 samples from 467 subway stations, 12 sites in the Gowanus Canal and ...
Pan-African centre for disease control planned|
[ADDIS ABABA] African governments are planning to establish the first pan-African centre for disease control and prevention (CDC), according to a resolution passed at the 24th African Union (AU) Summit of Heads of States and Governments.
The DHS's role in confronting pandemics and bioterrorism|
Federal Times (blog)
Charles (Chuck) Brooks serves as Vice President/Client Executive for DHS at Xerox. Editor's Note: This post was originally published on Nov. 4, 2014. The recent focus in the news over the outbreak of infectious Ebola has once again alerted us to the ...
Slideshow: This week's video game releases|
Longview Daily News
Survivor of the Raccoon City incident, Claire now works for the anti-bioterrorism organisation Terra Save. Moira Burton, is attending her welcome party for Terra Save when unknown armed forces storm the office. Claire and Moira are knocked unconscious ...
To Neutralize Bioterrorism Just Add Tiny Motors To Water|
Inside Science News Service
(Inside Science) -- Researchers around the world are studying how to destroy chemical and biological warfare agents without anyone getting hurt. A research group at the University of California, San Diego has demonstrated the ability to destroy ...
HHS OKs Emergency Use of Unapproved Enterovirus D68 Tests|
These types of orders are often used to respond to perceived national security threats from bioterrorism, for instance, or in cases where military personnel might be exposed to agents or organisms in battle. They are also used when there is the ...
The little-known Tulane primate center: What sort of research is done there ...|
The New Orleans Advocate
Ricin â€” which can be found in castor oil plant seeds â€” is considered a leading bioterrorism threat, and even tiny doses of it can be deadly. In April 2013, two ricin-laced letters were discovered at mail-screening facilities in Washington, D.C ...
Merck and NewLink Genetics Enter Into Licensing and Collaboration Agreement ...|
PharmiWeb.com (press release)
... improvement of existing vaccines and providing rapidresponse prophylactic and therapeutic treatment for pathogens most likely to enter the human population through pandemics or acts of bioterrorism. For more information please visit http://www ...
Yon Yu: Helping make stockpiled medicines and experimental drugs available ...|
When there is an unusual strain of influenza, a scare about bioterrorism, the threat of an epidemic like Ebola or the emergence of a rare disease, Yon Yu, a pharmacist and regulatory expert, is on the case. As an associate director for regulatory ...
David P. Fidler|
Council on Foreign Relations
... Disease Control and Prevention (on global health issues), the U.S. Department of Defense's Defense Science Board (on bioterrorism), the Scientists Working Group on Biological and Chemical Weapons of the Center for Arms Control and Non-Proliferation ...
J. A. D. E.
eMedicine table of contents
Biological Warfare Agents|
Chemical Detection Equipment|
Chemical Warfare Agents|
Chemical Warfare Mass Casualty Management|
Cyanides, Cyanogen Chloride|
Evaluation Of A Biological Warfare Victim|
Evaluation Of A Chemical Warfare Victim|
Glanders and Melioidosis|
Incapacitating Agents, 3-quinuclidinyl Benzilate|
Incapacitating Agents, Agent 15|
Incapacitating Agents, Cannabinoids|
Incapacitating Agents, LSD|
Incendiary Agents, Magnesium and Thermite|
Incendiary Agents, Napalm|
Incendiary Agents, White Phosphorus|
Irritants: Cs, Cn, Cnc, Ca, Cr, Cnb, PS|
Lung-Damaging Agents, Chlorine|
Lung-damaging Agents, Chloropicrin|
Lung-damaging Agents, Diphosgene|
Lung-damaging Agents, Phosgene|
Lung-damaging Agents, Toxic Smokes: Nox, Hc, Rp, Fs, Fm, Sgf2, Teflon|
Nerve Agents, G-series: Tabun, Sarin, Soman|
Nerve Agents, V-series: Ve, Vg, Vm, Vx|
Personal Protective Equipment|
Staphylococcal Enterotoxin B|
Urticants, Phosgene Oxime|
Venezuelan Equine Encephalitis|
Vesicants, Mustard: Hd, Hn1-3, H|
Vesicants, Organic Arsenicals: L, ED, MD, PD, HL|
Viral Hemorrhagic Fevers|
Vomiting Agents: Dm, Da, Dc|
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The academic health center in complex humanitarian emergencies: lessons learned from the 2010 Haiti earthquake.
Am J Disaster Med
A review of the literature on the validity of mass casualty triage systems with a focus on chemical exposures.
Am J Emerg Med
An after-action review tool for EDs: learning from mass casualty incidents.
Anal Chim Acta
Inkjet printing lanthanide doped nanorods test paper for visual assays of nitroaromatic explosives.
BMC Emerg Med
Consensus on items and quantities of clinical equipment required to deal with a mass casualties big bang incident: a national Delphi study.
Behav Sci Law
Managing facility risk: external threats and health care organizations.
Metagenomic detection methods in biopreparedness outbreak scenarios.
Review of a new molecular virus pathotyping method in the context of bioterrorism.
The ins and outs of terrorist bus explosions: injury profiles of on-board explosions versus explosions occurring adjacent to a bus.
J Egypt Soc Parasitol
Anthrax threat: a review of clinical and diagnostic measures.
J Emerg Med
Multiple poisonings with sodium azide at a local restaurant.
An aptamer-based biosensor for colorimetric detection of Escherichia coli O157:H7.
Scand J Trauma Resusc Emerg Med
Performance indicators for initial regional medical response to major incidents: a possible quality control tool.
Top Curr Chem
Bio-organic materials in the atmosphere and snow: measurement and characterization.
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