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  • Tags: Ethics

VAPandemicFluPlan_2006-03-31.pdf
Creator: Department of Veterans Affairs (VA)
Subject: Emergency Management
Item Type: Publication
Date Last Updated: 2006-03-31
Description: The VA Pandemic Influenza Plan has been created to guide VA in protecting staff and Veterans during a pandemic. It is part of VA emergency plans to help all parts of VA with preparation, response, and recovery stages of an influenza pandemic.

seattle_public_engagement_project_final_sept2009.pdf
Creator: Public Health - Seattle & King County
Subject: Treatment & Care
Item Type: Guide
Date Last Updated: 2009-09-29
Description: A severe influenza pandemic will have profound impact on the health care delivery system. Shortages of life-sustaining medical resources, including hospital beds, trained health care providers, intensive care unit resources, medical supplies,…

Creator: Guest, T., G. Tantam, N. Donlin, K. Tantam, H. McMillan, and A. Tillyard.
Subject: Research
Item Type: Publication
Date Last Updated: 2009-10-09
Description: We assessed the impact of a United Kingdom government‐recommended triage process, designed to guide the decision to admit patients to intensive care during an influenza pandemic, on patients in a teaching hospital intensive care unit.

Creator: Fink, Sheri L.
Subject: Emergency Management
Item Type: Publication
Date Last Updated: 2010
Description: Demand for critical care resources could vastly outstrip supply in an influenza pandemic or other health emergency, which has led expert groups to propose altered standards for triage and resource allocation.

Creator: Utley, Martin, Christina Pagel, Mark J. Peters, Andy Petros, and Paula Lister.
Subject: Treatment & Care
Item Type: Publication
Date Last Updated: 2011-01
Description: The 2009 H1N1 pandemic reinforced the need for a planned response to increased demand for critical care.

ventilator_guidelines.pdf
Creator: New York State Department of Health and New York State Task Force
Subject: Treatment & Care
Item Type: Guide
Date Last Updated: 2015-11-25
Description: The guidelines provide direction for the distribution of ventilators in the event of a severe pandemic, when there are insufficient ventilators to treat everyone who needs them. The guidelines balance the goal of saving the most lives with important…

Creator: Presidential Commission for the Study of Bioethical Issues
Subject: General
Item Type: Online Course
Date Last Updated: 2016-07-13
Description: A learning module for students to discuss, identify, and consider issues related to community engagement in public health emergency planning and response.

Creator: Presidential Commission for the Study of Bioethical Issues
Subject: General
Item Type: Webinar
Date Last Updated: 2016-09-19
Description: Episode of the 'Ethically Sound' podcast, discussing ethics and ebola.

Creator: World Health Organization (WHO)
Subject: General
Item Type: Publication
Date Last Updated: 2016-10-18
Description: Infectious disease outbreaks are frequently characterized by scientific uncertainty, social and institutional disruption, and an overall climate of fear and distrust. Policy makers and public health professionals may be forced to weigh and prioritize…

Creator: University of Minnesota, Center for Infectious Disease Research and Policy
Subject: Treatment and Care
Item Type: Publication
Date Last Updated: 2017-01-17
Description: In the third major report from the Wellcome Trust–CIDRAP Ebola Vaccine Team B reflects on progress to date and the remaining challenges faced.