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MCat: Disasters
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Chemical and biological weapons, bioterrorism. Industrial chemcials and terrorism. Hazardous Material Guide for First Responders.

38 Resources
Anthrax as a Weapon of Terrorism [20331] ?

An effort to consolidate the mass of information on anthrax as a weapon

Anthrax eTool [22969] ?

Web-based training tool on occupational safety and health and anthrax

Anthrax Facts [1272] ?

Explains the causes and types of anthrax, as well as symptoms, diagnosis and treatment

Anthrax Facts [20196] ?

Basics, medical care, lab testing and more

Anthrax Testing [9696] ?

Information about testing for exposure to anthrax

Anthrax Vaccine - What You Need to Know [6721] ?

Fact sheet answers common questions about anthrax vaccine

Anthrax Vaccine Information Statements [20272] ?

The benefits and risks of anthrax vaccine

Anthrax: Cipro for Inhalation Anthrax [20253] ?

Cipro (ciprofloxacin hydrochloride) is an antibiotic used to treat bacterial infections

Anthrax: Use of Anthrax Vaccine [15008] ?

Recommendations of the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices Dec, 2000

Anthrax: World Anthrax Data Site [3896] ?

The status of anthrax in each country worldwide

Biodefense and Bioterrorism [16764] ?

Information about anthrax threats and bioterrorism in the USA

Biological and Chemical Agents [20869] ?

Health effects, diagnosis, treatment, safety prevention

Bioterrorism [20487] ?

Informaiton on biological agents, bioterrorism resources, avian and pandemic influenza, chemical preparedness

Updated Bioterrorism Agents by Category [20270] ?

Category A Diseases/Agents, Category B Diseases/Agents, Category C Diseases/Agents

Bioterrorism and Drug Preparedness [20202] ?

FDA information on on drug therapy and vaccines

Updated Bioterrorism Notification Procedures for State and Local Public Health Officials [20197] ?

Recommended protocol from the US Centers for Disease Control

Updated BioTerrorism Preparedness & Response [15039] ?

Source for bioterrorism information

Bioterrorism Readiness Plan for Health Care Facilities [pdf] [20288] ?

General recommendations for any suspected bioterrorism event

Updated CDC Smallpox Response Plan and Guidelines [22639] ?

In-depth information and resources

Chemical Agent Information [23339] ?

Chemical hazard information on abrin, cyanide, mustard, ricin, sarin, vx, etc.

Chemical and Biological Warfare [16662] ?

Chemical and biological warfare involves using the toxic properties of substances as weapons

Chemical Emergencies [15961] ?

Be prepared for chemical emergencies - advice for homeowners

Chemical Emergencies [20199] ?

Basic information on chemical emergencies and preparation

Clinical Laboratory Bioterrorism Readiness Plan Guidelines [17530] ?

Guidelines related to laboratory bioterrorism preparedness

Epidemiologic Information on Bioterrorism [5440] ?

Possible biological weapons, considered in an epidemiologic and public health context

Etiologic Agent Import Permit Program (EAIPP) [20249] ?

CDC permit requirements

Incident Command System/Unified Command [24562] ?

The use of ICS/UC to address discharges or releases

Mail Room Biological Threats [pdf] [29154] ?

National guidelines for assessing and managing biological threats in mail facilities

NC-North Carolina Biological Agents Registry [13537] ?

Requires the registration of potentially dangerous biological agents in the state

Plague War [20234] ?

Bio-agents threat and how the Soviet Union amassed an arsenal of bio-weapons

Protecting Building Occupants and Operations from Biological and Chemical Airborne Threats [31898] ?

Preventing and mitigating the effects of airborne biological or chemical agents in built structures.

Reopening Public Facilities after a Biological Attack: A Decision-Making Framework [31899] ?

Decontamination criteria that must be met in order to allow reoccupation of a facility.

USPS Biohazard Detection System (BDS) [27990] ?

How BDS is being used by the US Postal Services

Worker Safety and Blister Agents [27395] ?

Fact sheet for workers

Worker Safety and Nerve Agents [27396] ?

Fact sheet for workers

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Chemicals / Databases
Online access to an extensive number of databases on chemicals

Disasters / Counter-Terrorism
Anti-terrorist activities

Disasters / Mail
Bioterrorism and mail hazards - mail bomb warning indicators

Disasters / Rescues
Rescue training and emergency response materials

Industrial Hygiene / Biosafety
Full text bloodborne pathogens programs and technical resources

Industrial Hygiene / Hazard Communications
Full text of hazard communication programs and resources

Medicine / Bioterrorism
Medical management of biological and chemical casualties - clinical guides

Medicine / Disease-Infectious
Clinical resources on the medical treatment of infectious disease

Regulations / Biosafety
Full text of biosafety standards, manuals and guidelines for US federal laws

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