Major disasters ... great responses

Authors

  • Nelson Morales-Soto Médico emergenciólogo. Sociedad Peruana de Medicina de Emergencias y Desastres. Facultad de Medicina, Universidad Nacional Mayor de San Marcos. Lima, Perú.

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.17843/rpmesp.2008.251.1245

Keywords:

Natural disasters, Man-made disasters, Disaster planning, Human resources in disasters, Disaster emergencies, Peru

Abstract

Provides a brief review of the major catastrophes that occurred in Peru during the twentieth century, which demanded greats responses. It tries to identify the most influential events that shaped the evolution of the emergency and disaster medicine specialities, then look for the preponderance of them in professional and technical practices, university teaching and the emergency services of health centers.

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Published

2008-03-31

Issue

Section

Symposium

How to Cite

1.
Morales-Soto N. Major disasters . great responses. Rev Peru Med Exp Salud Publica [Internet]. 2008 Mar. 31 [cited 2024 Jun. 23];25(1). Available from: https://rpmesp.ins.gob.pe/index.php/rpmesp/article/view/1245

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