Catastrophic Event Survey of Emergency Room Physicians

The purpose of the study is to gather information about the resources emergency medicine physicians consult during catastrophic events involving patients injured by radiological biological and chemical agents. A target sample of 600 emergency physicians in the Commonwealth supported by the Virginia College of Emergency Physicians was contacted during the Spring to early Fall 2003.
Sample
600 randomly selected emergency physicians in Virginia from list provided by the Virginia College of Emergency Physicians 157 completed the survey.
Principal Investigators
Tom Guterbock
Sponsor
Department of Toxicology University of Virginia
Project ID
3.002
Year
2003