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Worker preparedness and response to bioterrorism.
NIOSH 2003 Jan; :CD-ROM
This teaching module is intended to provide a knowledge base and material for an individual to either further their own education, or to teach others, about bioterrorism. Specific jobs considered in the preparation of this module include mail handlers, pre-hospital first responders (EMTs, paramedics, firefighters, law enforcement), hospital-based medical workers, lab workers, and any worker that may be involved in a bioterrorist attack. The depth and technical content in this module is wide ranging in order to provide a useful level of material to as wide a range of workers as possible. Module includes: presentations, CDC reference material on bioterrorism, handout, internet resource guide, and questions for participants.
Teaching; Training; Education; Paramedical-services; Emergency-responders; Police-officers; Fire-fighters; Health-care-personnel; Health-care-facilities; Laboratory-workers; Biological-weapons; Biological-warfare-agents
National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health
Association of Occupational and Environmental Clinics
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