Streamlining of medical relief to areas affected by the Great East Japan earthquake with the "area-based/line-linking support system".


INTRODUCTION When disasters that affect a wide area occur, external medical relief teams play a critical role in the affected areas by helping to alleviate the burden caused by surging numbers of individuals requiring health care. Despite this, no system has been established for managing deployed medical relief teams during the subacute phase following a… (More)
DOI: 10.1017/S1049023X14001095