Chemical Clinical Guidelines A Quick Guide for the Management of Chemical Disasters for Emergency Department Personnel
Albanese, J., Burich, D., Smith, D. et al. (2014). Chemical Clinical Guidelines: A Quick Guide for the Management of Chemical Disasters for Emergency Department Personnel. (Free registration required.) Journal of Business Continuity & Emergency Planning 8(2):122-33.
The authors describe a quick reference for a hospital’s first response to chemical emergencies. Steps based on the word "DISASTER" can help staff quickly assess and respond to an incident (Detection, ICS, Safety/Security, Assessment, Support, Triage and Treatment, Evacuate, Recovery).