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New Study to Determine Philippine’s Disaster Medical Preparedness

May 4, 2012

PHILIPPINES – Health officials in the Philippines are launching a nationwide study to determine whether medical facilities can function during an emergency. With an average of 20 typhoons each year, the island nation is one of the most disaster-prone countries worldwide. The study entails the use of a checklist checklist of indicators to assess structural, […]

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