Damage v ability to cope shapes need for disaster aid

BMJ 2005; 331 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.331.7507.49-a (Published 30 June 2005) Cite this as: BMJ 2005;331:49
  1. Kelechi E Nnoaham (kelechi.nnoaham@noxon-pct.nhs.uk), public health specialist registrar
  1. North Oxfordshire Primary Care Trust Partnership, Banbury Business Park, Adderbury, Oxfordshire OX17 3NS

    EDITOR—Redmond highlights important issues in assessing the needs of populations in humanitarian crises.1 The article puts into a refreshing and practical perspective the common misconceptions surrounding disasters, some of which have been noted by Noji.2

    Coordination and cooperation are the keys to maximising the international effort, and use of appropriate technology and due consideration …

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