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CDC highlights preparedness resources for bombing events

April 19, 2013

In the wake of the two bombs that exploded near the finish line of the Boston Marathon, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention this week issued an advisory highlighting resources available to help health professionals and others prepare for and respond to the health effects of bombings and other mass casualty events. The advisory includes links to CDC fact sheets, guidance and planning documents, data collection and planning tools, and training resources.