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Tool for Evaluating Core Elements of Hospital Disaster Drills

Public Health Emergency Preparedness

This resource was part of AHRQ's Public Health Emergency Preparedness program, which was discontinued on June 30, 2011, in a realignment of Federal efforts.

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1. Cosgrove SE, Jenckes MW, Kohri K, Hsu EB, Green G, Feuerstein CJ, Catlett CL, Robinson KA, Bass EB. Evaluation of hospital disaster drills: a module-based approach. Prepared by Johns Hopkins University Evidence-based Practice Center under Contract No. 290-02-0018. AHRQ Publication No. 04-0032. Rockville, MD: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality. April 2004.

2. Hasson F, Keeney S, McKenna H. Research guidelines for the Delphi survey technique. J Adv Nurs 2000; 32(4): 1008-15.

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