Principles of Mass Casualty Management Following Terrorist Disasters
Frykberg, E. (2004). Principles of Mass Casualty Management Following Terrorist Disasters. Annals of Surgery. 239(3): 319–321.
The author presents an overview of three studies on mass casualty terrorist attacks in Israel in this landmark article. He notes several distinctive characteristics of these incidents that go "far beyond the standard surgical training and experience:" the large number of victims; young victims; and the severity of injury.