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  1. The historical development of public health responses to disasters.

    Article - En anglais

    The first of a series of state-of-the-art reviews commissioned to mark Disasters'21st anniversary, this paper considers key publications on public health aspects of natural disasters, refugee emergencies and complex humanitarian disasters over the past twenty-odd years.

    The literature is reviewed and important signposts highlighted showing how the field has developed.

    This expanding body of epidemiological research has provided a basis for increasingly effective prevention and intervention strategies.

    Mots-clés Pascal : Catastrophe, Historique, Pérou, Amérique du Sud, Nicaragua, Amérique Centrale, Bangladesh, Asie, Pakistan, Péninsule Indienne, Séisme, Tempête, Volcanisme, Eruption, Explosion, Sécheresse, Sahel, Afrique, Crue, Mexique, Amérique du Nord, Arménie, Rwanda, Afrique Centrale, Zaïre, Bosnie Herzégovine, Europe Sud, Europe, Urgence, Catastrophe humanitaire, Epidémiologie, Prévention, Cyclone, Tornade, Génocide

    Mots-clés Pascal anglais : catastrophes, history, Peru, South America, Nicaragua, Central America, Bangladesh, Asia, Pakistan, Indian Peninsula, earthquakes, storms, volcanism, eruptions, explosions, drought, Sahel, Africa, floods, Mexico, North America, Armenia, Rwanda, Central Africa, Zaire, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Southern Europe, Europe

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    Inist-CNRS - Institut de l'Information Scientifique et Technique

    Cote : 98-0052585

    Code Inist : 001E01O02. Création : 14/05/1998.