Emergency Medical Rescue in a Radiation Environment

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Previous experience with emergency medical rescues in the presence of radiation or contamination indicates that the training provided to emergency responders is not always appropriate. A new course developed at Los Alamos includes specific procedures for emergency response in a variety of radiological conditions.

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Briesmeister, L.; Ellington, Y.; Hollis, R.; Kunzman, J.; McNaughton, M.; Ramsey, G. et al. September 14, 1999.

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Previous experience with emergency medical rescues in the presence of radiation or contamination indicates that the training provided to emergency responders is not always appropriate. A new course developed at Los Alamos includes specific procedures for emergency response in a variety of radiological conditions.

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  • American Nuclear Society's 7th Topical Meeting on Emergency Preparedness and Response, Santa Fe, NM (US), 09/14/1999--09/17/1999

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  • Report No.: LA-UR-99-3160
  • Grant Number: W-7405-ENG-36
  • Office of Scientific & Technical Information Report Number: 759109
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc707647

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Briesmeister, L.; Ellington, Y.; Hollis, R.; Kunzman, J.; McNaughton, M.; Ramsey, G. et al. Emergency Medical Rescue in a Radiation Environment, article, September 14, 1999; New Mexico. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc707647/: accessed August 24, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.