Chemical disasters are sufficiently common that plans are needed to prevent them, or to mitigate their effects should they occur.
However, they are sufficiently rare that any individual is likely to have little or no experience of them.
This article reviews chemical disasters which have been reported in the medical literature, and briefly discusses plans formedical involvement in the prevention and tackling of such events.
Mots-clés Pascal : Sinistre, Guerre, Contamination chimique, Eau, Aliment, Environnement, Article synthèse, Equipe soignante, Médecin, Prévention, Traitement, Etude longitudinale, Epidémiologie
Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Disaster, War, Chemical contamination, Water, Food, Environment, Review, Hospital staff, Physician, Prevention, Treatment, Follow up study, Epidemiology
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Inist-CNRS - Institut de l'Information Scientifique et Technique
Cote : 93-0602046
Code Inist : 002B03A. Création : 199406.