J D Roccaforte
- The World Trade Center attack. Observations from New York's Bellevue HospitalJ D Roccaforte
Department of Anesthesiology, Bellevue Hospital Center, New York, USA
Crit Care 5:307-9. 2001..5 miles (4 km) from the site of the attack. These first-hand observations and this analysis may aid in future preparations. Key issues described relate to communication, organization, injuries treated, staffing, and logistics...
- Disaster preparation and management for the intensive care unitJ David Roccaforte
Department of Anesthesiology, New York University School of Medicine, New York, New York, USA
Curr Opin Crit Care 8:607-15. 2002..Our objective is to show that the understanding of disaster preparedness on multiple levels, including government, hospital, ICU, and clinician, may lead to optimal management in a disaster...
- Disaster preparedness, triage, and surge capacity for hospital definitive care areas: optimizing outcomes when demands exceed resourcesJ David Roccaforte
Department of Anesthesiology, New York University, New York, NY, USA
Anesthesiol Clin 25:161-77, xi. 2007..Resources must be organized before an event so that they are optimally used to treat as many victims as possible, as well as to avoid overwhelming available resources...