The Infectious and Noninfectious Dermatological Consequences of Flooding: A Field Manual for the Responding Provider

@article{Bandino2015TheIA,
  title={The Infectious and Noninfectious Dermatological Consequences of Flooding: A Field Manual for the Responding Provider},
  author={Justin P Bandino and Anna X. Hang and Scott A Norton},
  journal={American Journal of Clinical Dermatology},
  year={2015},
  volume={16},
  pages={399-424}
}
Meteorological data show that disastrous floods are increasingly frequent and more severe in recent years, perhaps due to climatic changes such as global warming. During and after a flood disaster, traumatic injuries, communicable diseases, chemical exposures, malnutrition, decreased access to care, and even mental health disorders dramatically increase, and many of these have dermatological manifestations. Numerous case reports document typical and atypical cutaneous infections, percutaneous… Expand
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