TITLE

MED-1: Hospital on wheels

AUTHOR(S)
Brooks, Janet
PUB. DATE
September 2006
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;9/12/2006, Vol. 175 Issue 6, p569
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on Medical Emergency Department or MED-I, the mobile hospital deployed for the victims of Hurricane Katrina in 2005, which will be deployed to New Orleans, Louisiana for the 2006 celebration of Mardi Gras. The U.S. government requested the presence of MED-I in the event to boost the number of beds available.
ACCESSION #
22469914

 

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