Planning for Pediatrics in Disasters
Abraham, H. (2014). Planning for Pediatrics in Disasters. Journal of Emergency Medical Services. 39(9).
The author encourages emergency medical planners to account for children's' unique physical, psychological, and communication needs when drafting pre-hospital emergency response plans. She also shares pediatric-specific care tips for decontamination, triage, airway procedures, drug dosage and delivery, and psychological care with an emphasis on emergency medical services.