DSHS Public Health Preparedness Articles - Hurricanes

Evaluation of the American Red Cross Disaster-Related Mortality Surveillance System Using Hurricane Ike Data--Texas 2008.
Farag NH, Rey A, Noe R, Bayleyegn T, Wood AD, Zane D.
Disaster Med Public Health Prep. 2012 Dec 7. [Epub ahead of print]

Intention to Comply with Mandatory Hurricane Evacuation Orders among Persons Living along a Coastal Area.
Reininger BM, Raja SA, Carrasco AS, Chen Z, Adams B, McCormick J, Rahbar MH.
Disaster Med Public Health Prep. 2012 Dec 7. [Epub ahead of print]

Poison control center calls relating to Salmonella Serotype Saintpaul Outbreak in April-August 2008.
Forrester MB. Clin Toxicol (Phila) 2009;47:725.

Evaluation of Active Mortality Surveillance System Data for Monitoring Hurricane-related Deaths, Texas, 2008.
Choudhary E, Zane DF, Beasley C, Jones R, Rey A, Noe RS, Martin C, Wolkin AF, Bayleyegn TM. Prehosp Disaster Med. 2012 Aug;27(4):392-7.

Tracking Deaths Related to Hurricane Ike, Texas, 2008.
Zane DF, Bayleyegn TM, Hellsten J, Beal R, Beasley C, Haywood T, Wiltz-Beckham D, Wolkin AF. Disaster Med Public Health Prep. 2011 Mar;5(1):23-8.

Community Assessment for Public Health Emergency Response following Hurricane Ike--Texas, 25-30 September 2008.
Zane DF, Bayleyegn TM, Haywood TL, Wiltz-Beckham D, Guidry HM, Sanchez C, Wolkin AF.
Prehosp Disaster Med. 2010 Nov-Dec;25(6):503-10.

Impact of Hurricane Ike on Texas Poison Center Calls.
Forrester MB. Disaster Med Public Health Prep 2009;3:151-157.

Lessons Learned from the Deadly Sisters: Drug and Alcohol Treatment Disruption, and Consequences from Hurricanes Katrina and Rita.
Carlisle Maxwell J, Podus D, Walsh D.
Substance Use & Misuse. 2009 Oct;44(12):1681-1694.

Carbon Monoxide Exposures after Hurricane Ike -- Texas, September 2008
MMWR Morb Mortal Wkly Rep. 2009 Aug 14;58(31):845-849.
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). DSHS Contributors: Villanacci J, Zane D, Forrester M, Hellsten J, Beal R, Beasley C.

Poison Control Center Utilization of Remote Agents during Hurricane Season.
Forrester MB, Thompson JD, Villanacci JF. Clin Toxicol (Phila) 2009;47:711.

Impact of Hurricane Humberto on Texas Poison Control Center Calls.
Forrester MB. Clin Toxicol (Phila) 2009;47:747.

Impact of Hurricane Dolly on Texas Poison Center Calls.
Forrester MB. TPHJ 2008;60(4):24-26.

Impact of Hurricane Rita on Texas Poison Center Calls.
Forrester MB. Prehospital Disaster Med 2008;23:248-254.

Hurricane Katrina-related Calls to the Texas Poison Center Network.
Jaramillo JE, Forrester MB, Winter ML, Rivera HL, Thompson JD. Clin Toxicol (Phila) 2006;44:676-677.

Infectious Disease and Dermatologic Conditions in Evacuees and Rescue Workers after Hurricane Katrina -- Multiple States, August -- September, 2005.
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. DSHS contributors: BR Smith, MD, C Wallace
Morb Mortal Wkly Rep. September 30, 2005 / 54(38);961-964.

Last updated February 12, 2013