Five Decades of Global Chemical Terror Attacks Data Analysis to Inform Training and Preparedness
DeLuca M.A., Chai P.R., Goralnick E., et al. (2020). Five Decades of Global Chemical Terror Attacks: Data Analysis to Inform Training and Preparedness. (Abstract only.) Disaster Medicine and Public Health Preparedness. 24:1-12.
Using the Global Terrorism Database, the authors conducted a retrospective analysis dating back five decades to assess trends in chemical agent attacks. Research results identified the specific agents used, the most common route of exposure, and target population, as well as trends that can be of value for future chemical emergency preparedness efforts