TITLE

A new breed of medical horror

AUTHOR(S)
Fischman, Josh; Boyce, Nell; Marcus, Mary Brophy; Wildavsky, Ben
PUB. DATE
October 2001
SOURCE
U.S. News & World Report;10/1/2001, Vol. 131 Issue 13, p54
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Speculates on the prospect of bioterrorism in the United States. Belief of intelligence experts that Osama bin Laden may have sought bioterrorism agents; View of the federal government that Americans are at risk; Measures which are being taken by cities; Concerns regarding the possible use of nerve agents, including protection of rescue workers and contamination; The need for effective medical response, including availability of supplies.
ACCESSION #
5200599

 

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