Tag Archive: disaster preparedness

Jan 14 2016

Research Needed to Provide Pediatric Treatment During Disasters

Children’s health security is a weak spot in disaster preparedness planning, according to a new policy statement by the American Academy of Pediatrics that calls for research to be a high priority in order to develop pediatric dosing guidelines and formulations for life-saving medication, equipment, and supplies.

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