"Civil Defense" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
Preventive emergency measures and programs designed to protect the individual or community in times of hostile attack.
- Civil Defense
- Civil Defenses
- Defense, Civil
- Defenses, Civil
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Civil Defense" by people in Profiles.
A systematic review of long-term care facility characteristics associated with COVID-19 outcomes. J Am Geriatr Soc. 2021 10; 69(10):2766-2777.
Rationing With Respect to Age During a Pandemic: A Comparative Analysis of State Pandemic Preparedness Plans. Chest. 2022 02; 161(2):504-513.
Cellular Therapy During COVID-19: Lessons Learned and Preparing for Subsequent Waves. Transplant Cell Ther. 2021 05; 27(5):438.e1-438.e6.
Institutional preparedness strategies for heart failure, durable left ventricular assist device, and heart transplant patients during the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2021 07; 162(1):131-135.
The Medical, Public Health, and Emergency Response to the Impact of 2017 Hurricane Irma in Cuba. Disaster Med Public Health Prep. 2020 02; 14(1):10-17.
Social Resources and Community Resilience in the Wake of Superstorm Sandy. PLoS One. 2016; 11(8):e0160824.
Chicago Ebola Response Network (CERN): A Citywide Cross-hospital Collaborative for Infectious Disease Preparedness. Clin Infect Dis. 2015 Nov 15; 61(10):1554-7.
Use of highly pathogenic avian influenza A(H5N1) gain-of-function studies for molecular-based surveillance and pandemic preparedness. mBio. 2014 Dec 12; 5(6).
A review of sentinel laboratory performance: identification and notification of bioterrorism agents. Arch Pathol Lab Med. 2010 Oct; 134(10):1490-503.
Uncertainty in predictions of disease spread and public health responses to bioterrorism and emerging diseases. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2006 Oct 17; 103(42):15693-7.