Mass shooting in Colorado: practice drills, disaster preparations key to successful emergency response.

  • Published 2012 in
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While EDs are accustomed to preparing for mass-casualty events, the EDs responsible for caring for the victims of the mass shooting at an Aurora, CO, movie theater on July 20, 2012, say the emotional impact of dealing with such a senseless, horrific event remains challenging. Still, the ED directors from the two hospitals who cared for the most patients… CONTINUE READING