A simulation-based biodefense and disaster preparedness curriculum for internal medicine residents.

@article{Summerhill2008ASB,
  title={A simulation-based biodefense and disaster preparedness curriculum for internal medicine residents.},
  author={Eleanor M Summerhill and Milan C Mathew and Sally Stipho and Andrew W. Artenstein and Liudvikas Jagminas and Patricia M Russo-Magno and Susan Potter and Marc Shapiro},
  journal={Medical teacher},
  year={2008},
  volume={30 6},
  pages={e145-51}
}
AIMS Disaster and bioterrorism preparedness is poorly integrated into the curricula of internal medicine residency programs. Given that victims may present to a variety of healthcare venues, including primary care practices, inpatient hospital wards, and intensive care units, we developed a curriculum to address this need. METHODS The curriculum consisted of four didactic sessions with supplemental readings covering biologic, chemical, and radiologic agents, as well as public health… CONTINUE READING