Cost-Effectiveness Comparison of Response Strategies to a Large-Scale Anthrax Attack on the Chicago Metropolitan Area: Impact of Timing and Surge Capacity
Biosecurity and Bioterrorism: Biodefense Strategy, Practice, and Science, 08/02/2012
Kyriacou DN et al. – The findings support the US government's plan to provide antibiotic prophylaxis and vaccination for all exposed people within 48 hours of the recognition of a large–scale anthrax attack. Future policies should consider expanding critical care capacity to allow for the rescue of more victims.