Project medishare's historic haitian earthquake response

Elizabeth Greig, Cheryl Clark Cornely, Barth A Green

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Abstract

This article describes the immediate large-scale medical and surgical response of Project Medishare to the 2010 Haitian earthquake. It summarizes the rapid evolution of critical care and trauma capacity in a developing nation after earthquake and discusses the transition from acute trauma treatment to interdisciplinary health care sector building.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)1034-1035
Number of pages2
JournalJournal of Craniofacial Surgery
Volume26
Issue number4
DOIs
StatePublished - 2015

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Keywords

  • disaster response
  • Earthquake response
  • Haiti
  • Project Medishare

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Surgery
  • Otorhinolaryngology

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