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Firestorms And Wildfires

  • Medley O’Keefe Gatewood

Keywords

Emergency Medical Service Fire Safety Wildland Fire Crown Fire Disaster Medicine 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Medley O’Keefe Gatewood
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  1. 1.Harvard-Affiliated Emergency Residency ProgramBrigham and Women’s Hospital/Massachusetts General HospitalBoston

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