Kearns, R.D., Skarote, M.B., Peterson, J., et al. (2014). Deployable, Portable, and Temporary Hospitals; One State's Experiences through the Years. (Abstract only.) American Journal of Disaster Medicine, 9(3):195-210.
The authors review the use of temporary hospitals to augment the healthcare system as a solution for dealing with a surge of patients for various disasters. They highlight experiences from North Carolina including after the 9/11 attacks.