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COCKTAILS, DECEPTIONS, AND FORCE MULTIPLIERS IN BIOTERRORISM

Bioterrorism Preparedness, Attack and Response

ISBN: 978-0-76231-105-7, eISBN: 978-1-84950-268-9

ISSN: 1474-8231

Publication date: 1 June 2004

Abstract

Terrorists’ threats pose a grave danger to the health care environment in which we live. In the following paper, we look at how bioterrorist plots can effect a given population and show ways to dissect terrorist actions. We look at variables that use various cause and effect relationships, and lead the reader down a path of being able to use information presented in a real life or fictitious bioterrorist attacks. We seek to inform the reader reasons why preparedness is essential in dealing with the likelihood of the following scenarios.

Citation

Blair, J.D. and Vlosich, K.W. (2004), "COCKTAILS, DECEPTIONS, AND FORCE MULTIPLIERS IN BIOTERRORISM", Blair, J., Fottler, M. and Zapanta, A.C. (Ed.) Bioterrorism Preparedness, Attack and Response (Advances in Health Care Management, Vol. 4), Emerald Group Publishing Limited, Bingley, pp. 51-77. https://doi.org/10.1016/S1474-8231(04)04003-0

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