Chile Earthquake (2010)

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Chile Earthquake Information


Information for Responders


Earthquakes and Health


Chile Earthquake Web Pages from Non-Governmental Organizations


Free Resources from Publishers for Medical Responders

These resources are provided by their publishers at no cost to aid responders to the recent earthquakes.

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    GIDEON is a knowledge management tool used for diagnosis and reference in the fields of tropical and infectious diseases, epidemiology, microbiology, and antimicrobial chemotherapy.
  • Cochrane Evidence Aid: Resources for Chile & Haiti Earthquakes (PDF, 504 KB)
    A selection of systematic reviews and their conclusions from The Cochrane Library on healthcare topics that have reported as important at this time. These are signposts to systematic reviews that might be helpful to decision-makers, and links to the full-text articles are provided. All countries in Latin America and the Caribbean can access The Cochrane Library for free via the Virtual Health Library BIREME interface (in English, Spanish, or Portuguese)
    The Cochrane Library

Chile Libraries, Information Networks


Disaster Information Resources for Latin America


People Locators


Social Media Sites

  • Pan American Health Organization (PAHO)/World Health Organization (WHO)
    • pahowho General PAHO/WHO Twitter feed
    • pahoeoc PAHO Emergency Operations Center Twitter feed
    • PAHO-WHO Facebook page

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