CDC Blast Injury mobile application (free iPhone or iPad app for first responders)

The CDC Blast Injury app supports pre-hospital and hospital healthcare providers and public health professionals in preparing for and responding to terrorist bombings and other mass casualty explosive events.

Healthcare providers and public health professionals can use the application to:

  • Quickly review critical steps to take from the moment an event happens.
  • Learn blast injury patterns and treatment considerations.
  • Scan information efficiently with minimal effort on the way to or at a scene and grasp clinical guidance to support key job functions.
  • Access medical surge capacity guidance including information on facilitating health systems emergency communication.
  • Find special populations treatment considerations (e.g., women who are pregnant, children)
  • Link to the full breadth of CDC’s resources on blast injuries and mass casualty explosive events.

The CDC Blast Injury app for iPhone or iPad is available for free on iTunes

2 Responses to CDC Blast Injury mobile application (free iPhone or iPad app for first responders)

  1. Maria says:

    Very informative. That’s why I think First Aid training should be made necessary to avoid casualties. When doing first aid, you are making it easy for the patient’s condition to stabilize and give him enough time to reach the hospital to get medical attention.

    I would recommend you enroll in Metro Safety Training in Canada

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