Handheld computer application for medical disaster management.

  • Grasso M
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We developed a prototype system that can provide reliable communications in the event of a medical disaster. The system uses redundant wireless protocols on handheld computers to deploy medical personnel, and to facilitate communication between ancillary treatment sites and a command center.

Author-supplied keywords

  • Computers
  • Disasters
  • Emergency Medical Service Communication Systems
  • Emergency Medical Services
  • Emergency Medical Services: organization & adminis
  • Handheld
  • Software
  • Telecommunications

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  • ISSN: 1942-597X
  • SCOPUS: 2-s2.0-34748840186
  • SGR: 34748840186
  • PUI: 47466861
  • PMID: 17238551


  • Michael A Grasso

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