Article Out Loud - Triage Strategies for Hazardous Materials Mass-Casualty Incidents

By DUANE CANEVA, An Article Out Loud Flashback from the Domestic Preparedness, May 3, 2006.

To increase victim survivability, this 2006 article describes how the RPMs (respiratory rate, pulse, and motor functions) can be used to START (Simple Triage And Rapid Treatment) processing victims.

Narrated by Bonnie Weidler.

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Duane Caneva

Duane Caneva is Head of Medical Plans & Policy at the Navy Medicine Office of Homeland Security. He currently serves as a medical consultant on chemical, biological, radiological, nuclear, & high- yield explosives (CBRNE) to the Of ce of the Attending Physician at the U.S. Capitol.



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