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US hospitals are unprepared for disaster

BMJ 2007; 335 doi: (Published 22 November 2007) Cite this as: BMJ 2007;335:1071

Many US hospitals are busy stockpiling supplies of equipment and drugs in preparation for a bioterrorism attack. The real problem, however, is that most are already working at full capacity because of closures and other efficiency savings. Where will …

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