Sarin, R., Biddinger, P., Brown, J., et al. (2019). Core Disaster Medicine Education (CDME) for Emergency Medicine Residents in the United States. Prehospital and Disaster Medicine. 34(5): 473-480.
The authors created a core curriculum of 40 disaster medicine educational topics for emergency medicine residencies. This included the following topics: patient triage, surge capacity, introduction to disaster nomenclature, blast injuries, mitigation, hospital response to chemical mass-casualty incident (MCI), decontamination, trauma MCI, disaster exercises and training, biological agents, personal protective equipment, and hospital response to radiation MCI.