Health Care Facility-Based Decontamination of Victims Exposed to Chemical Biological and Radiological Materials
Koenig, K.L., Boatright, C.J., and Hancock, J.A., et al. (2008). Health Care Facility-Based Decontamination of Victims Exposed to Chemical, Biological, and Radiological Materials. The American Journal of Emergency Medicine. 26(1):71-80.
The authors discuss hospital-based decontamination for chemical, biological, and radiological mass casualty events and review regulatory considerations, various contaminants, procedures for decontamination, and preparedness planning.