The Italian Army Medical Corps in the field: flexibility of mobile organization

  • Vito Contreas


The health emergency occurring after a public disaster has wide-ranging dimensions and characteristics, since emergencies can be of large, intermediate or limited extent. Apart from this, emergencies can be categorized on the qualitative level, for different relief measures are necessary in disasters due to armed conflict, earthquakes, fire, flooding or nuclear contamination.


Armed Conflict Modular Structure Disaster Area Mobile Unit Fire Disaster 
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© Kluwer Academic Publishers 1992

Authors and Affiliations

  • Vito Contreas
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  1. 1.Army Medical CorpsItaly

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