Preparedness and response to terrorism: a framework for public health action.

@article{Gofin2005PreparednessAR,
  title={Preparedness and response to terrorism: a framework for public health action.},
  author={Rosa Gofin},
  journal={European journal of public health},
  year={2005},
  volume={15 1},
  pages={
          100-4
        }
}
UNLABELLED Political group violence in the form of terrorist actions has become a reality worldwide, affecting the health and economies of populations. As a consequence, preparedness and response are becoming an integral part of public health action. Risk appraisal, preservation of human and civil rights and communications within and between countries are all issues to be considered in the process. The combination of the natural history of terrorist actions and the epidemiological triangle… CONTINUE READING