Facilitators and obstacles in pre-hospital medical response to earthquakes: a qualitative study

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BACKGROUND Earthquakes are renowned as being amongst the most dangerous and destructive types of natural disasters. Iran, a developing country in Asia, is prone to earthquakes and is ranked as one of the most vulnerable countries in the world in this respect. The medical response in disasters is accompanied by managerial, logistic, technical, and medical… (More)
DOI: 10.1186/1757-7241-19-30

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@inproceedings{Djalali2011FacilitatorsAO, title={Facilitators and obstacles in pre-hospital medical response to earthquakes: a qualitative study}, author={Ahmadreza R Djalali and Hamid Reza Khankeh and Gunnar {\"O}hl{\'e}n and Maaret Castr{\`e}n and Lisa Kurland}, booktitle={Scandinavian journal of trauma, resuscitation and emergency medicine}, year={2011} }