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Public Health Emergency Preparedness

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

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Figure 7.1. Catastrophic Mass Casualty Event (MCE): Triage and Response

Catastrophic MCE: Triage and Response.  For details, go to Text Description [D]

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Source: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Health Statistics, National Health Interview Survey.

Note: Twelve-month asthma prevalence for all ages was collected from 1982 to 1996, a shorter period than for children only.

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