The Living Threat – BIO

A Better Emergency

Reposted from: outbreak and response: it’s time to learn the real lesson Dec 01 2014 The reaction to the Ebola outbreak reminds me of the response to HIV when it first presented. In my early days of working on the ambulance, blood was not viewed as a bad thing. Gloves were rarely used except when delivering a child. HIV ...

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BIO – Amazing what a trained eye can detect!

                      Attaching a tablet to the microscope avoids the problem of focussing in a respirator ©LAPD   Reprinted from CBRNE World with permission by Matt Sieber   Matthew Sieber, a Hazardous Materials Technician for Los Angeles Police Department, and Dr Rick Greenwood, from UCLA’s School of Public Health, on developing ...

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