WorldCat Identities

Van Alphen, Dana

Overview
Works: 4 works in 10 publications in 2 languages and 126 library holdings
Genres: Handbooks and manuals 
Roles: Editor
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Most widely held works by Dana Van Alphen
Management of dead bodies after disasters : a field manual for first responders( Book )

5 editions published between 2006 and 2016 in English and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dignified and proper management of the dead in disasters is fundamental to help the families know the fate of their relatives and mourn their dead. This manual is intended for use by those first on the scene following a disaster when no specialists are at hand. It provides basic guidance to manage the recovery, basic identification, storage and disposal of dead bodies following disasters, to ensure that no information is lost and that the dead are treated with respect. This field manual is the first ever to provide step-by-step guidance on how to recover and identify victims killed in disasters while duly considering the needs and rights of survivors. The book also provides practical annexes, including a Dead Body Identification Form, a Missing Persons Form, and a chart of sequential numbers for unique referencing of bodies
La gestión de cadáveres en situaciones de desastre : guía práctica para equipos de respuesta( )

3 editions published in 2006 in Spanish and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La gestión adecuada de los cadáveres es uno de los aspectos más complejos en la respuesta a las situaciones de desastre. Los desastres causan miles de muertes a nivel mundial cada año; sin embargo, no se le da atención al cuidado de los fallecidos en las actividades de planificación y la falta de guías para los primeros en responder se ha puesto de relieve después de varias grandes catástrofes. Esta guía de campo para personal no especializado ofrece orientaciones prácticas que facilitarán la recuperación, identificación básica, almacenamiento, la disposición, y en conjunto, la gestión adecuad
Mass fatality management following the South Asian tsunami disaster : case studies in Thailand, Indonesia, and Sri Lanka by Oliver W Morgan( )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Session 1.4 : health services delivery, a critical review of experience by Jack Smith( )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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Audience level: 0.55 (from 0.51 for La gestió ... to 0.89 for Session 1. ...)

Management of dead bodies after disasters : a field manual for first responders
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Alternative Names
Alphen, Dana van

ألفين، دانا فان

دانا فان ألفين

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