Unintentional (Accidents)

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Caribbean Course on Emergency Care and Treatment - ECAT
This course addresses basic medical response for disaster and emergency situations. It includes a participant’s manual, tips for the instructors, a PowerPoint presentation and review tests. Participants will benefit most from this new course if they are familiar with other PAHO courses on mass casualty management and incident command systems.(20/Dec/2004)
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Child Health
This page offers the user a panoramic view of all PAHO materials on child health. The documents are organized according to the following categories: surveillance, prevention and control, PAHO activities, Other PAHO Materials, and General Information/Links. It also contains a listing of featured items for all categories with the most important documents from each, and a customized sidebar with links to network and related information and key items.(30/Apr/2004)
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PAHO/WHO Collaborating Centers in the Area of Injury Prevention
This page links to two important Collaborating Centers in the area of injury prevention, one in Canada (Québec) and the other in the USA (Southern California).(31/Jan/2003)
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Technical Guidelines for Disaster Situations - Index
Practical Public Health Information for disaster situations prepared by PAHO's technical divisions.(11/Feb/2002)
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Violence & Injury Prevention at PAHO
This document gives full information on the activities and output of the Violence and Injury Prevention Unit, part of the PAHO Risk Assessment Unit within the Sustainable Development and Environmental Health Area. It also gives useful information on other PAHO activities and documentation on this theme as well as links to other sites focusing on the same.(9/Jan/2002)
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Injuries: Unintentional (Accidents)
This page offers the user a panoramic view of all PAHO materials on unintencional injuries/accidents, organized according to the following categories: surveillance, prevention and control, PAHO activities, Other PAHO Materials, and General Information/Links. It also contains a listing of featured items for all categories with the most important documents from each, and a side bar with links to related pages, frequently requested items, upcoming events and/or new books.(9/Jan/2002)
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CARMEN Project Examples
The CARMEN Initiative was implemented in the province of Nova Scotia as a demonstration area. This document summarizes several examples of the activities organized and carried out by 'Heart Health Nova Scotia' at the community level.(20/Aug/1999)
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