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Glossary of New Concepts in Disaster Medicine: A Supplement to Gunn's Multilingual Dictionary of Disaster Medicine

Published online by Cambridge University Press:  28 June 2012

Michel Debacker
University of Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
Bernd Domres
University of Tübingen, Tübingen, Germany
Jan de Boer
Free University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands


The development of Disaster Medicine as a science is dependent on clear definitions of its language. This article proposes a set of definitions to supplement those currently accepted.

Theoretical Discussion
Copyright © World Association for Disaster and Emergency Medicine 1999

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