Disaster response in a pediatric field hospital: lessons learned in Haiti.

Abstract

PURPOSE This study outlines the evolution of a pediatric field hospital after the January 2010 Haiti earthquake. METHODS Project Medishare set up a field hospital in Port-au-Prince 48 hours after the event. Our institution staffed the pediatric component for 45 days, with sequential deployment of 9 volunteer medical teams. Evolving facility and manpower… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.jpedsurg.2011.03.042

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