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INTRODUCTION
COORDINATING INSTITUTIONS
Duties
Preparation of the plan
TECHNICALPROGRAMS
Body identification
Epidemiologic surveillance and disease control
Training
Simulations
RELATIONS WITH THE MEDIA
Proactive approach to media relations forthe official spokesperson
BIBLIOGRAPHY
ORGANIZATION OFNECESSARYPERSONNEL
Organization and preparation of the team
Formation of the group and the warning plan
Risk and vulnerability studies
Cooperation agreements
Exercises and simulations
Material needs
Transport
Communications
Protective clothing and equipment
Instruments and equipment
Body preservation measures
Temporary work camps orsites
Waterand food
Medical care
PARTICIPANTS
Disasterprofessionals
Otherparticipants in disasterresponse
Search forinformation
The place, the event, and the hazards
Presumed victims
Procedures at the disastersite
Transferof human remains
Holding and examination site
Viewing area
Examination area
METHODS FOR IDENTIFYING HUMAN REMAINS
Identification using visual recognition
Identification using anthropological studies
Othermethods of identification
DNAIDENTIFICATION*
Historic background
DNAidentification process
Low temperatures
Chemical processes
Embalming
Burial
SPECIALBIBLIOGRAPHYON DNA
MYTHS
ANIMALCORPSES
CONCLUSIONS
THE FUNERALRITE
Changes in funeral rites through history
Influence of culture, religion, and history on funeral rites
THE SYMBOLIC VALUE OFTHE CORPSE AND BURIAL
MOURNING AND RITUALS IN DISASTER SITUATIONS
UNRESOLVED GRIEF
DISASTER MANAGEMENTEXPERIENCES
SPECIFIC VULNERABILITIES
GRIEF
THE PROCESS OFUNRESOLVED GRIEF
PSYCHIATRIC DISORDERS AMONG SURVIVORS
PSYCHOSOCIALCARE FOR SURVIVORS
PSYCHOSOCIALCARE FOR FIRSTRESPONSE TEAMS
ROLE OFTHE AUTHORITIES
GENERALREGULATIONS ON MANAGING CORPSES
Unidentified Bodies
Missing Persons
IDENTIFICATION OFNUMEROUS CORPSES
CONSEQUENCES OFFAILURE TO IDENTIFYCORPSES
Provisions of national law
Provisions of international law
Introduction
Actions of the Public Prosecutor’s Office
Actions of the Legal Medicine Institute of Peru
Activities of the Public Ministry
Public Ministry staff involved
Achievements
Problems
Repercussions of the event
Conclusions and Recommendations
Summary
Materials and methods
Results
The scene of the disaster
Institutional response
Management of dead bodies
Discussion
Bibliography
FINALRECOMMENDATIONS
GLOSSARY
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The Dead Bodies Book

The Dead Bodies Book

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Published by Tom Mallinson
Management of Dead Bodies in Disaster Situations

Disaster Manuals and Guidelines Series, Nº 5

World Health Organization
Area on Emergency Preparedness and Disaster Relief Department for Health Action in Crisis

Washington, D.C., 2004

Also published in Spanish (2004 with the title: Manejo de cadáveres en situaciones de desastre (ISBN 92 75 32529 4)

PAHO Cataloguing in Publication Pan American Health Organization Management of Dead Bodies in Disaster Situations Washington, D.C: PAHO, © 2004.
Management of Dead Bodies in Disaster Situations

Disaster Manuals and Guidelines Series, Nº 5

World Health Organization
Area on Emergency Preparedness and Disaster Relief Department for Health Action in Crisis

Washington, D.C., 2004

Also published in Spanish (2004 with the title: Manejo de cadáveres en situaciones de desastre (ISBN 92 75 32529 4)

PAHO Cataloguing in Publication Pan American Health Organization Management of Dead Bodies in Disaster Situations Washington, D.C: PAHO, © 2004.

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