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Graham Conron

What if?

“Viruses aren’t sporting. They will not refrain from kicking you just because another virus ‘COVID-19’ has already knocked you to the floor. And pandemics are capricious.”* “We haven’t found a way to predict when a new one will arrive, says Nídia Trovão, a virologist at the National Institutes of Health. As new diseases emerge at

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Graham Conron

AND NO ONE LISTENED

Think anyone listened? A BLOG now about the reality facing the entire world with COVID-19 seems a waste of print since the mere ‘Googling’ of “COVID-19” or “Coronavirus” will lead to dozens of articles and reports that are as recent as 5 minutes ago. Rather let’s try to put this matter in context.  The loss

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Graham Conron

Gross Decontamination for all Hospital First Responders

A Critical Component to Maintaining the Operability of the Medical Response System during pandemics.   Report to your hospital/medical center/other. Before entering the facility, in a private shelter/other, remove all clothing and jewelry and place in an ID bag or locker assigned to you. Dress in your assigned scrubs/other for your shift Enter the ‘Hot

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Graham Conron

An Introduction To Gross Decontamination

What is Gross Decontamination? As defined by the Journal of Emergency Medical Services, Gross Decontamination is “the physical process of immediately reducing contamination on patients in potentially life-threatening situations with or without formally establishing a decontamination corridor”. Gross Decontamination is an essential form of PER (Personal Exposure Reduction) and should not be overlooked by any

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