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Chemical Agents: Choking Agents

The course “Chemical Agents: Choking Agents” is designed to give a brief overview of the mechanism of action for choking agents, the effects of choking agent exposure, and treatment for...


Author: Organization: Pacific EMPRINTS, Alan Katz MD, MPH and N.V. Bhagavan, PhD Format(s): Graphic presentations/Images, Reading material, Audio URL: http://www.emprints.hawaii.edu Added: Tue May 29 20:30:57 -0400 2007 Last Updated: Wed Jul 15 18:54:46 -0400 2009 View Details

Introduction to Avian Influenza for Hawaii

The course “Introduction to Avian Influenza for Hawaii” is composed of two tutorial courses. The first is designed to give you a basic overview of influenza and its relationship to avia...


Author: Organization: Pacific EMPRINTS, Alan Katz MD, MPH and Seiji Yamada MD, MPH Format(s): Graphic presentations/Images, Reading material, Audio URL: http://www.emprints.hawaii.edu Added: Tue May 29 20:55:52 -0400 2007 Last Updated: Wed Jul 15 18:55:51 -0400 2009 View Details

Introduction to Chemical Agents

The course “Introduction to Chemical Agents” is designed to give a brief overview of the history of chemical agent use, chemical agent characteristics, routes of exposure, routes of dis...


Author: Organization: Pacific EMPRINTS, Alan Katz MD, MPH and N.V. Bhagavan, PhD Format(s): Graphic presentations/Images, Reading material, Audio URL: http://www.emprints.hawaii.edu Added: Tue May 29 21:11:36 -0400 2007 Last Updated: Wed Jul 15 18:56:00 -0400 2009 View Details

Chemical Agents: Nerve Agents

The course “Chemical Agents: Nerve Agents” is designed to give a brief overview of mechanism of action for nerve agents, the effects of nerve agent exposure, the different types of nerv...


Author: Organization: Pacific EMPRINTS, Alan Katz MD, MPH and N.V. Bhagavan, PhD Format(s): Graphic presentations/Images, Reading material, Audio URL: http://www.emprints.hawaii.edu Added: Tue May 29 21:20:01 -0400 2007 Last Updated: Wed Jul 15 19:00:45 -0400 2009 View Details

Biological Agents: Smallpox

The course “Biological Agents: Smallpox” is designed to give a brief overview of the routes of infection associated with this Category A agent, its uses as a bioweapon, its clinical pre...


Author: Organization: Pacific EMPRINTS, Alan Katz MD, MPH and N.V. Bhagavan, PhD Format(s): Graphic presentations/Images, Reading material, Audio URL: http://www.emprints.hawaii.edu Added: Tue May 29 21:55:10 -0400 2007 Last Updated: Wed Jul 15 18:56:47 -0400 2009 View Details

Infectious Diseases: Dengue

The course “Infectious Diseases: Dengue” is designed to give a brief overview of dengue, its method of transmission, and concentration area. Signs and symptoms associated with dengue, d...


Author: Organization: Pacific EMPRINTS and Alan Katz MD, MPH Format(s): Graphic presentations/Images, Reading material, Audio URL: http://www.emprints.hawaii.edu Added: Mon Jun 25 19:25:54 -0400 2007 Last Updated: Wed Jul 15 18:53:18 -0400 2009 View Details

Chemical Agents: Incapacitating Agents

The course “Chemical Agents: Incapacitating Agents” is designed to give a brief overview of the three main types of incapacitating agents: hallucinogens, vomiting agents and riot contro...


Author: Organization: Pacific EMPRINTS, Alan Katz MD, MPH and N.V. Bhagavan, PhD Format(s): Graphic presentations/Images, Reading material, Audio URL: http://www.emprints.hawaii.edu Added: Mon Jun 25 19:33:05 -0400 2007 Last Updated: Wed Jul 15 19:01:07 -0400 2009 View Details

Chemical Agents: Blister Agents

The course “Chemical Agents: Blister Agents” is designed to give a brief overview of the types of blister agents, the effects of blister agent exposure, and treatment for blister agent ...


Author: Organization: Pacific EMPRINTS, Alan Katz MD, MPH and N.V. Bhagavan, PhD Format(s): Graphic presentations/Images, Reading material, Audio URL: http://www.emprints.hawaii.edu Added: Mon Jun 25 19:40:29 -0400 2007 Last Updated: Wed Jul 15 18:55:42 -0400 2009 View Details

Chemical Agents: Blood Agents

The course “Chemical Agents: Blood Agents” is designed to give a brief overview of the mechanism of action for cyanide-based blood agents, the effects of cyanide-based blood agent expos...


Author: Organization: Pacific EMPRINTS and Alan Katz MD, MPH Format(s): Graphic presentations/Images, Reading material, Audio URL: http://www.emprints.hawaii.edu Added: Mon Jun 25 19:54:34 -0400 2007 Last Updated: Wed Jul 15 19:07:37 -0400 2009 View Details

Infectious Diseases: Cholera

The course "Infectious Diseases:  Cholera" is designed to give a brief overview of cholera, its method of transmission, epidemic status, and typical signs and symptoms associated wit...


Author: Organization: Pacific EMPRINTS, Alan Katz MD, MPH and Seiji Yamada MD, MPH Format(s): Graphic presentations/Images, Reading material, Audio URL: http://www.emprints.hawaii.edu Added: Tue Sep 04 17:55:25 -0400 2007 Last Updated: Wed Jul 15 18:53:28 -0400 2009 View Details

Natural Disasters: Tsunamis

The course “Natural Disasters: Tsunamis” examines the causes, history, and devastating power of tsunamis. It also prepares the enrollee to recognize health concerns that are caused by t...


Author: Organization: Pacific EMPRINTS and Alan Katz MD, MPH Format(s): Graphic presentations/Images, Reading material, Audio URL: http://www.emprints.hawaii.edu Added: Wed Nov 28 15:32:14 -0500 2007 Last Updated: Wed Jul 15 18:55:08 -0400 2009 View Details

Infectious Diseases: Tuberculosis

The course “Infectious Diseases: Tuberculosis” is designed to give a brief overview of tuberculosis, its method of transmission, and typical signs and symptoms associated with it. The c...


Author: Organization: Pacific EMPRINTS, Alan Katz MD, MPH and Jessie Wing MD, MPH Format(s): Graphic presentations/Images, Reading material, Software/Computer files, Audio URL: http://www.emprints.hawaii.edu Added: Fri Apr 11 15:34:15 -0400 2008 Last Updated: Wed Jul 15 19:04:27 -0400 2009 View Details

Natural Disasters: Hurricanes

The course “Natural Disasters: Hurricanes” gives a brief overview of the formation and power of hurricanes. It also provides emergency response worker guidelines for Personal Protective...


Author: Organization: Pacific EMPRINTS, Alan Katz MD, MPH and Thomas Schroeder PhD Format(s): Graphic presentations/Images, Reading material, Software/Computer files, Audio URL: http://www.emprints.hawaii.edu Added: Fri May 02 14:02:19 -0400 2008 Last Updated: Wed Jul 15 19:05:58 -0400 2009 View Details

Infectious Diseases: SARS

This course is designed to provide a brief overview of SARS, its method of transmission, risk factors for contracting SARS, and the criteria for diagnosis of SARS.  It also covers SARS treatme...


Author: Organization: Pacific EMPRINTS and Alan Katz MD, MPH Format(s): Graphic presentations/Images, Reading material, Audio URL: http://www.emprints.hawaii.edu Added: Wed Nov 26 13:25:47 -0500 2008 Last Updated: Wed Nov 26 13:25:47 -0500 2008 View Details

Point-of-Care Strategies: Critical Care, Disaster Medicine, and Public Health Preparedness Worldwide

This online course provides an introduction to point-of-care testing (POCT), how POCT can be used for acute care decision-making in acute care and rural settings, and what lessons have been learned...


Author: Organization: Pacific EMPRINTS, Alan Katz MD, MPH and Gerald Kost MD, PhD, MS, FACB Format(s): Graphic presentations/Images, Reading material, Audio URL: http://www.emprints.hawaii.edu Added: Tue Mar 03 15:06:49 -0500 2009 Last Updated: Tue Mar 03 15:06:49 -0500 2009 View Details

Point-of-Care Strategies: Critical Care, Disaster Medicine, and Public Health Preparedness Worldwide (Dr. Kost)

This online course provides an introduction to point-of-care testing (POCT), how POCT can be used for acute care decision-making in acute care and rural settings, and what lessons have been l...


Author: Organization: Pacific EMPRINTS, Alan Katz MD, MPH and Gerald Kost MD, PhD, MS, FACB Format(s): Pamphlets, Video URL: http://www.emprints.hawaii.edu Added: Tue Mar 03 15:20:13 -0500 2009 Last Updated: Wed Jul 15 19:06:55 -0400 2009 View Details