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Contaminated casualties: are we prepared to receive them?
  1. M Edgell,
  2. M R James
  1. Department of Accident & Emergency, Royal Preston Hospital, Fulwood, UK.


    The NHS's reception of casualties contaminated by radiation is reviewed. The findings suggest that training, facilities and personal protection for hospital staff are inadequate.

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