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Disaster Resilience and People with Functional Needs

and PolicyLab, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia - all in Philadelphia (S.J.)
New England Journal of Medicine (Impact Factor: 54.42). 12/2012; 367(24):2272-3. DOI: 10.1056/NEJMp1213492
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ABSTRACT Hurricanes and other disasters can have devastating effects on people who depend on home nursing, personal care attendants, or electric medical technologies. Some key policies can help to strengthen our infrastructure to increase community resilience during disasters.

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