ABSTRACT

SEMP Biot #302: Emergency Departments and Epidemics: The 2003 Toronto SARS Experience   [open pdf - 101KB]

This document addresses the medical unfolding of the SARS [Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome] epidemic in Toronto in 2003. The health epidemic disaster highly stressed the medical and public health systems, exposing hidden weaknesses, which were related to medical, economic and political practices.

LLIS Core Capability: 2003: SARS Outbreak

Report Number:
Suburban Emergency Management Project Biot No. 302; SEMP Biot No. 302
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Date:
2005-11-27
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