Schultz, C., Koenig, K., Whiteside, M., et al. (2012). Development of National Standardized All-Hazard Disaster Core Competencies for Acute Care Physicians, Nurses, and EMS Professionals. (Abstract only.) Annals of Emergency Medicine, 59(3):196-208.
The authors identify a set of core competencies and performance objectives based on the knowledge, skills, and attitudes required by disaster medical professionals to ensure they can treat disaster survivors.