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[Retrospective analysis of the on-site treatment of the coronavirus disease 2019 epidemic on the Costa Crociere cruise].

Zhonghua Wei Zhong Bing Ji Jiu Yi Xue 2020 Jun;32(6):750-753

Department of Critical Care Medicine, the Fifth Center Hospital in Tianjin, Tianjin 300450, China.

Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) epidemic is the most widespread global pandemic in the past 100 years. Person-to-person transmission of COVID-19 infection leads to the major threat of human safety and health. At 00:00 on January 24th, 2020, Tianjin City launched the first-level response to the COVID-19 epidemic. Read More

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Emergency Preparedness Safety Climate and Other Factors Associated With Mental Health Outcomes Among World Trade Center Disaster Evacuees.

Disaster Med Public Health Prep 2017 06 4;11(3):326-336. Epub 2016 Nov 4.

1Department of Psychology,Loyola University Maryland,Baltimore,Maryland.

Objective: We examined psychological outcomes in a sample of participants who evacuated from the World Trade Center towers on September 11, 2011. This study aimed to identify risk factors for psychological injury that might be amenable to change, thereby reducing adverse impacts associated with emergency high-rise evacuation.

Methods: We used data from a cross-sectional survey conducted 2 years after the attacks to classify 789 evacuees into 3 self-reported psychological outcome categories: long-term psychological disorder diagnosed by a physician, short-term psychological disorder and/or memory problems, and no known psychological disorder. Read More

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Hurricane Sandy Evacuation Among World Trade Center Health Registry Enrollees in New York City.

Disaster Med Public Health Prep 2016 06 21;10(3):411-9. Epub 2016 Apr 21.

2World Trade Center Health Registry,New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene,Long Island City,New York.

Objective: Timely evacuation is vital for reducing adverse outcomes during disasters. This study examined factors associated with evacuation and evacuation timing during Hurricane Sandy among World Trade Center Health Registry (Registry) enrollees.

Methods: The study sample included 1162 adults who resided in New York City's evacuation zone A during Hurricane Sandy who completed the Registry's Hurricane Sandy substudy in 2013. Read More

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Evacuation During Hurricane Sandy: Data from a Rapid Community Assessment.

PLoS Curr 2016 Jan 29;8. Epub 2016 Jan 29.

Bureau of Mental Health, NYC Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, New York, NY, USA.

Introduction: In anticipation of Hurricane Sandy in 2012 New York City officials issued mandatory evacuation orders for evacuation Zone A. However, only a small proportion of residents complied. Failure to comply with evacuation warnings can result in severe consequences including injury and death. Read More

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January 2016

Was the Risk from Nursing-Home Evacuation after the Fukushima Accident Higher than the Radiation Risk?

PLoS One 2015 11;10(9):e0137906. Epub 2015 Sep 11.

Institute of Industrial Science, The University of Tokyo, 4-6-1 Komaba, Meguro, Tokyo, 153-8505, Japan.

After the 2011 accident at the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant, nursing-home residents and staff were evacuated voluntarily from damaged areas to avoid radiation exposure. Unfortunately, the evacuation resulted in increased mortalities among nursing home residents. We assessed the risk trade-off between evacuation and radiation for 191 residents and 184 staff at three nursing homes by using the same detriment indicator, namely loss of life expectancy (LLE), under four scenarios, i. Read More

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Evacuating damaged and destroyed buildings on 9/11: behavioral and structural barriers.

Prehosp Disaster Med 2013 Dec 19;28(6):556-66. Epub 2013 Nov 19.

1 New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, World Trade Center Health Registry, Long Island City, New York USA.

Introduction: Evacuation of the World Trade Center (WTC) twin towers and surrounding buildings damaged in the September 11, 2001 attacks provides a unique opportunity to study factors that affect emergency evacuation of high rise buildings. Problem The goal of this study is to understand the extent to which structural and behavioral barriers and limitations of personal mobility affected evacuation by occupants of affected buildings on September 11, 2001.

Methods: This analysis included 5,023 civilian, adult enrollees within the World Trade Center Health Registry who evacuated the two World Trade Center towers and over 30 other Lower Manhattan buildings that were damaged or destroyed on September 11, 2001. Read More

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December 2013

Long-term posttraumatic stress symptoms among 3,271 civilian survivors of the September 11, 2001, terrorist attacks on the World Trade Center.

Am J Epidemiol 2011 Feb 29;173(3):271-81. Epub 2010 Dec 29.

New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, New York, USA.

Although the September 11, 2001, terrorist attacks were the largest human-made disaster in US history, there is little extant research documenting the attacks' consequences among those most directly affected, that is, persons who were in the World Trade Center towers. Data from a cross-sectional survey conducted 2-3 years after the attacks ascertained the prevalence of long-term, disaster-related posttraumatic stress symptoms and probable posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) in 3,271 civilians who evacuated World Trade Center towers 1 and 2. Overall, 95. Read More

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February 2011

Factors associated with high-rise evacuation: qualitative results from the World Trade Center Evacuation Study.

Prehosp Disaster Med 2007 May-Jun;22(3):165-73

Department of Sociomedical Sciences, Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health, New York City, New York 10032, USA.

Introduction: Due to the fact that most high-rise structures (i.e., >75 feet high, or eight to ten stories) are constructed with extensive and redundant fire safety features, current fire safety procedures typically only involve limited evacuation during minor to moderate fire emergencies. Read More

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November 2007

Katrina-born tracking forms aid Rita response.

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ED Manag 2005 Dec;17(12):141-3

Major disasters can lead to thousands of patients being evacuated. It's essential to track their whereabouts in a single source that is readily available to other facilities as well as concerned relatives. Centralized form should include most critical information, including patient's name, date of birth, and chief complaint, as well as hometown and how they were transported. Read More

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December 2005

The effects of the September 11 World Trade Center attack on a man with a preexisting mental illness.

Psychiatr Serv 2004 Nov;55(11):1313-4

Napa State Hospital, 2100 Napa Vallejo Highway, Program 2, Napa, CA 94558, USA.

Research has demonstrated an association between direct exposure to traumatic events and the exacerbation of mental illness. This report describes the case of a man who had a preexisting mental illness with psychotic symptoms and no history of psychiatric hospitalization who was evacuated from the World Trade Center area after the terrorist attack of September 11, 2001. He did not receive any intensive, specialized treatment during the ensuing months as his mental state deteriorated, and he eventually required psychiatric hospitalization for a full-blown psychotic episode. Read More

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November 2004

Community needs assessment of lower Manhattan residents following the World Trade Center attacks--Manhattan, New York City, 2001.

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MMWR Morb Mortal Wkly Rep 2002 Sep;51 Spec No:10-3

On September 11, 2001, terrorists attacked and destroyed the World Trade Center (WTC) in New York City (NYC). An estimated 2,819 persons were reported killed in the attacks; many others were injured (Office of the Chief Medical Examiner, New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene [NYCDOHMH], unpublished data, 2002). An estimated 25,000 persons living nearby in lower Manhattan were affected both physically and emotionally. Read More

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September 2002

[Dentistry and its remedies in the Netherlands during the 17th century].

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C Gysel

Rev Odontostomatol (Paris) 1991 May-Jun;20(3):233-50

The XVIIth century is the Golden Century of Holland, liberated from spanish domination, and becoming an economical and political powerful State, owing to maritime trade. Art, Science and literature progress and shine as never equaled. Our investigation is based upon writtings of professors, and those of their students or any other practitioner newly established in Holland, land of liberty. Read More

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September 1991

Unsuitability of evacuated tubes for monitoring heparin therapy by activated partial thromboplastin time.

J Clin Pathol 1981 Jan;34(1):63-8

Activated partial thromboplastin times (APTT) for monitoring heparin therapy for venous thromboembolism tended to be inappropriately short if blood was collected in commercially available evacuated glass tubes. Five types of evacuated tubes marketed under the trade names Vacutainer and Venoject were examined. The APTT of heparinized blood collected in these tubes correlated poorly (r = 0. Read More

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January 1981
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