Iranian Red Crescent Medical Journal

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Emergency Department Preparedness of Hospitals for Radiation, Nuclear Accidents, and Nuclear Terrorism: A Qualitative Study in Iran

Milad Ahmadi Marzaleh 1 , Rita Rezaee 2 , Abbas Rezaianzadeh 3 , Mahnaz Rakhshan 4 , Gholamhassan Haddadi 5 and Mahmoudreza Peyravi 6 , 7 , *
Authors Information
1 Ph.D. Candidate of Health in Disasters and Emergencies, Student Research Committee, Department of Health in Disasters and Emergencies, Health Human Resources Research Center, School of Management and Medical Informatics, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran
2 Associate Professor, Health Human Resource Development Research Center, Department of Health Information Management, Health Human Resources Research Center, School of Management and Medical Informatics, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran
3 Professor, School of Health, Department of Epidemiology, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran
4 Associate Professor, Department of Nursing, School of Nursing and Midwifery, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran
5 Associate Professor, Department of Radiology, Ionizing and Nonionizing Radiation Research Center, School of Paramedical, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran
6 Assistant Professor, Department of Health in Disasters and Emergencies, Health Human Resources Research Center, School of Management and Medical Informatics, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran
7 Research Center for Emergency and Disaster Resilience, Red Recent Society of the Islamic Republic of Iran, Tehran, Iran
Article information
  • Iranian Red Crescent Medical Journal: May 31, 2019, 21 (5); e87107
  • Published Online: May 28, 2019
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: December 5, 2018
  • Revised: May 15, 2019
  • Accepted: May 18, 2019
  • DOI: 10.5812/ircmj.87107

To Cite: Ahmadi Marzaleh M, Rezaee R, Rezaianzadeh A, Rakhshan M, Haddadi G, et al. Emergency Department Preparedness of Hospitals for Radiation, Nuclear Accidents, and Nuclear Terrorism: A Qualitative Study in Iran, Iran Red Crescent Med J. 2019 ; 21(5):e87107. doi: 10.5812/ircmj.87107.

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1. Background
2. Objectives
3. Methods
4. Results
5. Discussion
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