Disaster Nursing and Emergency Preparedness, 1st Edition


The Tener Consulting Group is proud to announce the release of the first edition of Dr Veenema’s textbook Disaster Nursing and Emergency Preparedness for Chemical, Biological, and Radiological Terrorism and Other Hazards.

This comprehensive textbook will prepare any nurse to provide effective care under disaster conditions, including natural disasters and disasters caused by biological, chemical and radiological agents. It contains vital information on disaster planning, post-disaster restoration of basic public health, media and inter-agency communications, and the treatment of physiological and psychological effects.

Particular attention is paid to today’s threats with chapters on bioterrorism surveillance systems, early recognition and detection of biological events, mass immunization plans, and the effects and treatment of chemical and radiological warfare agents. Each chapter has numerous case studies, helpful key messages, learning objectives, study questions, and relevant internet resources.
Book Info

The textbook is a collection of the most reliable information currently available about various disasters and public health emergencies resulting from terrorism. Cites numerous case studies and features key messages, learning objectives, study questions, and Internet activities.

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