provides the lay reader with accessible case studies of US involvement with biological and chemical agents.
3,4,6) The differential diagnosis can be complicated by a positive HIV status and by the possibility of a bioterror
, after the anthrax letters, has raised justifiable fears that great damage can be done with biosystems that are much easier to make.
They were the first bioterror
incidents of their kind in the U.
Robin Stombler writes in "Washington Report" about the ongoing legislative struggle to provide the means by which we can educate a new generation of med lab techs to adequately confront bioterror
and other menacing public health concerns.
The program is designed to aid healthcare providers in diagnosing and treating infectious diseases, bioterror
agents, adverse skin reactions to drugs, and various other medical conditions.
Consider a single bioterror
attack that infects a proportion p of an exposed population of size N at time [tau] = 0, such that the initial number of infected is [I.
In response to smallpox's potential as a bioterror
threat, the U.
Situational awareness: estimating time and size of bioterror
While the safety of the drugs can be tested in people, their effectiveness--which would necessarily mean exposing humans to bioterror