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Disaster Care: Public Health Emergencies and Children

Murray, John Stephen PhD, RN, CPNP, CS, FAAN

AJN, American Journal of Nursing: December 2009 - Volume 109 - Issue 12 - pp 28-29,31
doi: 10.1097/01.NAJ.0000365175.55331.a1
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New guidelines offer an opportunity to be better prepared.

Recent guidelines provide health care practitioners with the tools they need to create emergency care plans designed specifically for children.

John Stephen Murray is a colonel in the United States Air Force and the director of education, training, and research at the Joint Task Force National Capital Region Medical, Bethesda, MD. The views expressed are those of the author and do not reflect the official policy or position of the United States Air Force, Department of Defense, or the government.

Contact author: john.murray@med.navy.mil.

Disaster Care is coordinated by Mary W. Chaffee, PhD, RN, FAAN: mwchaffee@aol.com.

© 2009 Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, Inc.