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Disaster health management : a primer for students and practitioners / edited by Gerard FitzGerald, Michael Tarrant, Peter Aitken, and Marie Fredriksen.

Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
Abington, Oxon ; New York, NY : Routledge, Taylor & Francis Group, 2017.
Description:
xxviii, 351 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents:
The conceptual basis of disaster management. Definitions and terminology/ Lidia Mayner and Erin Smith -- Disaster trends and impact / Benjamin Ryan and Richard Franklin -- Concepts and principles / Brett Aimers and Linda Winn -- Key elements of disaster management. Disaster management systems / Peter Channells and Graeme McColl -- Legal and ethical aspects of disaster management / Fiona McDonald, Michael Eburn and Erin Smith -- Risk and its management / Mike Tarrant and Carl Gibson -- Business continuity management / David Parsons and Peter Brouggy -- Risk and crisis communication during health disasters / Amisha Mehta, Bob Jensen, Ingrid Larking and Robina Xavier -- Community engagement / Ghasem-Sam Toloo and Marie Fredriksen -- Healthcare considerations. Health systems and disaster management / Charles Blanch, Gerard O'Reilly and Natasha Murray -- Healthcare considerations in disasters / Andrew Johnson, Michael Aitken and Peter A. Leggat -- Getting ready. Prevention and mitigation / Gerry Fitzgerald -- Planning / Mark Cannadine and Rosemary Hegner -- Preparedness / Julian Meagher and Rosemary Steinhardt -- Incident management. Incident assessment and evaluation / Gerry Fitzgerald -- Incident management / Marie Fredriksen, Justin Dunlop and Andrew Pearce -- External assistance in disasters / Charles Blanch, Ian Norton, Bronte Martin and Peter Aitken -- Recovering. Community recovery / Bob Lonne, Graeme McColl and Greg Marston -- Psychosocial aspects of disasters / Jane Shakespeare-Finch and Paul Scully -- Unique challenges of particular disasters. Natural disasters / Weiwei Du, Mark Little and Angie Jackson -- Manmade disasters / Carissa Oh, Stefan Mazur and Peter Logan -- Complex events / Penny Burns, Brett Sutton and Peter A. Leggat -- Strategic considerations. Leadership / Dudley McArdle, Peter Channells and Bob Jensen -- Evaluation and learning / Gerry Fitzgerald and Marie Fredriksen -- Education, training and research / Amy Hughes, Vivienne Tippett, Nieves Amat Camacho and Peter Horrocks -- Future challenges. Gerry Fitzgerald, Mike Tarrant, Peter Aitken and Kara Burns.
Subject(s):
ISBN:
  • 9781138911161 (hardback)
  • 113891116X (hardback)
  • 9781138911185 (pbk.)
  • 1138911186 (pbk.)
LCCN:
2016010254
OCLC:
938993794
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