Hick, J.L., Hanfling, D., Courtney, B., and Lurie, N. (2014). Rationing Salt Water – Disaster Planning and Daily Care Delivery. The New England Journal of Medicine. 370:1573-1576.
This article describes managing critical resource shortages through an incident management system and utilizing the key stewardship components of the Institute of Medicine’s standards of care guidelines for catastrophic emergencies.