Hurricanes: lessons from Charley and the gang

Weir, Erica
September 2005
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;9/13/2005, Vol. 173 Issue 6, p597
Academic Journal
Discusses the impact of the hurricanes in Florida in August and September 2004 and the importance of preparing and planning for an emergency. Portion of people in Florida who had no evacuation plan before the hurricanes; Cause of carbon monoxide poisoning in some homes affected by the hurricanes; Consequences of the hurricanes according to the respondents of a survey conducted by the Florida Department of Health.


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