Accuracy of screening for inhalational anthrax after a bioterrorist attack. Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Anthrax
  • Bioterrorism
  • Mass Screening

abstract

  • Inhalational anthrax has characteristic clinical features that are distinct from those seen in common viral respiratory tract infections. Screening protocols based on these features may improve rapid identification of patients with presumptive inhalational anthrax in the setting of a large-scale anthrax attack.

publication date

  • September 2, 2003

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed ID

  • 12965942

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 337

end page

  • 45

volume

  • 139

number

  • 5 Pt 1