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close this bookDisasters Preparedness and Mitigation - Issue No. 64 - October, 1995 (PAHO-OPS, 1995, 8 p.)
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Selected bibliography

The articles listed in this section may be of interest to health professionals and others responsible for disaster preparedness. mitigation and relief. They have been reproduced and recently added to the collection of articles available from the Editor of this Newsletter. A complete list of reprints is available upon request. Please quote the reference code listed to the left of the publication title when requesting articles.


Dynes, Russell R., "Disaster reduction: the importance of adequate assumptions about social organization," Sociological Spectrum, Vol. 13, pp. 175-92, 1993.


Basikila, Paul, et al., "Public health impact of Rwandan refugee crisis: what happened in Goma, Zaire, in July, 1994?," The Lancet, Vol. 345, pp. 339-44, February 11, 1995.


Staes, Catherine, et al., "Deaths due to flash floods in Puerto Rico, January 1992: implications for prevention," International Journal of Epidemiology, Vol. 23, No. 5, pp. 968-75, 1994.


Gaydos, Joel C. and George A. Luz, "Military participation in emergency humanitarian assistance," Disasters, Vol. 18, No. 1, pp. 4857, 1994.


Axelrod, Corinne, et al., "Primary health care and the midwest flood disaster," Public Health Reports, Vol. 109, No.5, pp. 601-5, 1994.


Dorn, C. Richard, et al. "Veterinary service and animal care emergency operations plans," JAVMA, Vol. 203, No. 7, pp. 1005-7, October 1993.