Accession Number : ADA451952


Title :   Personal Protective Equipment Guide for Military Medical Treatment Facility Personnel Handling Casualties From Weapons of Mass Destruction and Terrorism Events


Descriptive Note : Technical guide


Corporate Author : ARMY CENTER FOR HEALTH PROMOTION AND PREVENTIVE MEDICINE ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND MD


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/a451952.pdf


Report Date : Aug 2003


Pagination or Media Count : 220


Abstract : This Technical Guide (TG) provides personal protective equipment (PPE) guidance to Army Medical Department (AMEDD) Military Medical Treatment Facility (MTF) Personnel Handling Casualties from Weapons of Mass Destruction and Terrorism at their fixed facilities. It provides guidance relating to the selection of PPE and program requirements for PPE use.


Descriptors :   *MILITARY MEDICINE , *PROTECTIVE EQUIPMENT , *CASUALTIES , *MASS DESTRUCTION WEAPONS , *MEDICAL PERSONNEL , *TERRORISM , ARMY PERSONNEL , HANDLING , MEDICAL SERVICES


Subject Categories : Medical Facilities, Equipment and Supplies
      Weapons Effects(biological)
      Protective Equipment


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE