Disasters: Preparing and Responding - page 17

Worldwide disasters encompass many aspects of our daily lives. From the current Ebola epidemic to localized hurricanes and tornadoes to massive forest fires and earthquakes; these are all hot topics. We want to provide you with up to date information from credible sources. In this forum you will find information on current news regarding disasters as well as ways that they may impact both your working and personal lives.

  1. Worst Case: Choosing Who Survives in a Flu Epidemic
    by Anxious Patient Oct 25, '09
    7
    LiverpoolJane
  2. CDC Releases Revised Hospitalization & Death Estimates
    by indigo girl Nov 12, '09
    3
    indigo girl
  3. MMWR:  Pediatric Flu Deaths Nearly Doubled Last Week
    by indigo girl Nov 12, '09
    2
    indigo girl
  4. Who is protecting us? CDC N95 mask for H1N1
    by JobsearchingRN Oct 29, '09
    16
    lamazeteacher
  5. Tests show fall outbreak is rhinovirus, not swine flu
    by AtomicWoman Nov 12, '09
    1
    indigo girl
  6. cohorting flu
    by jessi1106 Nov 9, '09
    4
    indigo girl
  7. Duration of stay in hospitals, days weeks months?
    by northwest2go Oct 30, '09
    8
    talaxandra
  8. Fearing a Flu Vaccine and Wanting More of It
    by indigo girl Nov 10, '09
    2
    Celia M
  9. Letter from the Commissioner to Nation's Doctors on H1N1 Vaccine
    by indigo girl Nov 10, '09
  10. How's the flu around you?
    by juliedhl Oct 26, '09
    11
    KidsRNstill
  11. the next flu vaccine scandal
    by oramar Nov 5, '09
    12
    indigo girl
  12. Ethical Issue- Nurses not getting flu vaccine when they could!
    by Aaron86 Nov 2, '09
    34
    CrunchRN
  13. I had H1N1
    by nerdtonurse? Nov 5, '09
    3
    chelynn
  14. Seasonal Flu and H1N1 Vaccine-will you get it if forced by your employer? why/why not
    • Closed
    by MammaNurse2Be Oct 1, '09
    48
    tewdles
  15. Huge Flu shot clinics
    by Mammy1111 Nov 8, '09
  16. Flu mist causes shedding of virus?
    by TERRIE RN Nov 5, '09
    3
    ghillbert
  17. Swine Flu in a Cat and Other Matters
    by indigo girl Nov 6, '09
  18. any truth to these H1N1 facts?
    by kcromer Nov 6, '09
    2
    kcromer
  19. Ever hear of Peramirvir?
    • Closed
    by oramar Oct 19, '09
    4
    indigo girl
  20. Reanalysis changes findings in respiratory protection study
    by indigo girl Nov 5, '09
    2
    indigo girl
  21. H1N1 vaccine availability in your hospital/area?
    by learning08 Oct 31, '09
    9
    dreamingofbeing
  22. H1N1 to cause more deaths in northern winter - WHO
    by HonestRN Nov 5, '09
  23. CDC says vaccine shortage likely to outlast current H1N1 wave
    by HonestRN Nov 4, '09
  24. Statins for Influenza. Why Don't We Know if It Works Yet?
    by indigo girl Nov 3, '09
    2
    lamazeteacher
  25. Do I take H1N1 vaccine?
    • Closed
    by conandcait Nov 3, '09
    1
    Silverdragon102
  26. Flu Mask Recommendations Based on Flawed Study, Authors Say
    by indigo girl Nov 3, '09
    2
    indigo girl
  27. Exposed to H1N1...for sure!
    by Jay2daq Oct 25, '09
    2
    Pfiesty
  28. What is happening in your hospital? Not using N95 mask,  NO screening for H1N1 ,
    by JobsearchingRN Oct 26, '09
    34
    Pfiesty
  29. What PPE/precautions are you taking for H1N1?
    • Closed
    by amwhit Jul 8, '09
    7
    Infnurse
  30. Nurses union reaches deal on H1N1 safety in U.S.
    by HonestRN Nov 3, '09

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