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Disaster Relief and Emergency Preparedness

 


Asistencia humanitaria en caso de desastres: Guía para proveer ayuda eficaz


Order code: OP 134
"Una respuesta apresurada que no se base en una evaluación imparcial solo contribuye a generar caos. ¿Es mejor esperar hasta que se hayan evaluado las auténticas necesidades?, ¿Es más económico, conveniente y sanitario comprar artículos localmente que ...

$10.00 Latin America and the Caribbean / $12.00 Elsewhere - additional details

Assessing Needs in the Health Sector after Floods and Hurricanes


Order code: TP 11
The establishment of a standard methodology for rapid disaster assessment in the event of hurricanes and flooding is the subject of this publication. The author provides detailed checklists of questions that must be asked by teams assessing both immedi...

$8.00 Latin America and the Caribbean / $8.00 Elsewhere - additional details

Out of print

Disaster Mitigation in Health Facilities. 2001 Edition


Order code: CD 005
Available in CD ROM

$30.00 Latin America and the Caribbean / $40.00 Elsewhere - additional details

Out of print

Disaster Preparedness Set


Order code: ST 056
Note: the prices are valid only for Internet orders. Set includes: * Disasters: Selected Readings * $72.00 Latin America and the Caribbean / $72.00 Elsewhere - additional details

Emergency Health Management after Natural Disasters


Order code: SP 407
This guide presents an overview of the problems that are encountered when a natural disaster overcomes a nation's resources and suggests general criteria that should be applied in choosing relief measures. The information is not technical; it describes...

$8.00 Latin America and the Caribbean / $8.00 Elsewhere - additional details

Out of print

Emergency Preparedness and Disaster Relief Set


Order code: ST 042
Note: the prices are valid only for Internet orders. Buy all publications and save over 35%. Set includes Natural Disasters: Protecting the Public's Health
$45.00 Latin America and the Caribbean / $45.00 Elsewhere - additional details

Emergency Vector Control after Natural Disasters


Order code: SP 419
This manual is a companion piece to "Emergency Health Management after Natural Disasters," SP 407, and provides technical guidelines on specific chapters contained in the parent guide. The general principles and observations in this manual are relevant...

$8.00 Latin America and the Caribbean / $8.00 Elsewhere - additional details

Out of print

Environmental Health Management after Natural Disasters


Order code: SP 430
This publication is the fourth in a series of PAHO manuals on disaster preparedness and is designed to serve as a guide for those responsible for planning and implementing environmental hygiene measures after disasters. It discusses the effects of disa...

$8.00 Latin America and the Caribbean / $8.00 Elsewhere - additional details

Epidemiologic Surveillance after Natural Disaster


Order code: SP 420
A companion piece to the guide "Emergency Health Management after Natural Disasters," SP 407, this manual elaborates on the information provided in the chapter "Epidemiologic Surveillance and Disease Control" of the guide. Because of the link among con...

$8.00 Latin America and the Caribbean / $8.00 Elsewhere - additional details

Out of print

Establishing a Mass Casualty Management System


Order code: OP 139
This publication describes the steps to designing a mass casualty management system that will ensure the highest possible survival rate. It focuses on the involvement of police, firefighters, Red Cross volunteers, health center and hospital staff. If t...

$12.00 Latin America and the Caribbean / $16.00 Elsewhere - additional details

Out of print

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