Document Detail

September 11, 2001: then and now.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  12410629     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
This article, written by a historian, uses the sequential questioning technique to present a selected historical and statistical overview of the tragic events of September 11, 2001, including: the hijackings; the suicide attacks in New York, Washington, D C, and Pennsylvania; background on Osama bin Laden and al-Qaeda; rescue and recovery efforts; and a brief discussion of how the horrors of the day continue to affect the American people a year later. Especially sobering are the dollar costs of the attacks and the projected expenses of U.S. efforts to control the spread of international terrorism (estimated at $640 billion, just through fiscal year 2003). Throughout, the article draws on the experiences of the victims, the rescuers, and the survivors.
John R Jameson
Related Documents :
8772039 - Self-perceptions of preschool children with spina bifida.
24785729 - Getting kids and keeping them: lesbian motherhood in europe.
23680339 - Annual report on health care for children and youth in the united states: trends in rac...
23785529 - Geographic distribution, age pattern and sites of lesions in a cohort of buruli ulcer p...
24568629 - Polio virus neutralizing antibody dynamics among children in a north-central and south-...
23597389 - Comparative analysis of streptococcus pneumoniae transmission in portuguese and finnish...
21749459 - Limited agreement between current and long-term asthma control in children: the pacman ...
3683079 - Effects of human growth hormone on immune functions: in vitro studies on cells of norma...
23184199 - The role of the resistive index in hashimoto's thyroiditis: a sonographic pilot study i...
Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article; Review    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Online journal of issues in nursing     Volume:  7     ISSN:  1091-3734     ISO Abbreviation:  Online J Issues Nurs     Publication Date:  2002  
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2002-11-04     Completed Date:  2003-02-21     Revised Date:  2006-07-24    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  9806525     Medline TA:  Online J Issues Nurs     Country:  United States    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  2     Citation Subset:  IM; N    
Department of History, Kent State University, USA.
Export Citation:
APA/MLA Format     Download EndNote     Download BibTex
MeSH Terms
Adaptation, Psychological
Mortality / trends
New York City
Relief Work / statistics & numerical data
Rescue Work / methods,  statistics & numerical data
Terrorism / economics,  psychology*
United States

From MEDLINE®/PubMed®, a database of the U.S. National Library of Medicine

Previous Document:  The treatment of small intestinal bacterial overgrowth with enteric-coated peppermint oil: a case re...
Next Document:  Ready or not, disasters happen.