Disaster Preparedness Hospital Decontamination and the Pediatric Patient
Freyburg, C., Arquilla, B., Fertel, B., et al. (2008). Disaster Preparedness: Hospital Decontamination and the Pediatric Patient. (Free registration required to access abstract and algorithm.) Prehospital Disaster Medicine. 23 (2)166-172.
The authors discuss the medical and psychological planning needs associated with children and chemical decontamination. They developed an algorithm that includes steps for ambulatory and non-ambulatory patients.