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Haiti Earthquake 2010: One year later

11 January 2010 -- For Haiti’s health sector, 2010 was a year of unprecedented challenges. The 12 January earthquake claimed the lives of more than 200 000 Haitians, including some 300 health workers, and injured many thousands more, while causing serious damage and disruption to health infrastructure, services and supply lines.

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Selection of guidelines and recommendations from the Pan American Health Organization web site for both the cholera outbreak and earthquake emergencies.

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Reviewed February 2014

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