biologic attack


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Related to biologic attack: biological warfare, biological terrorism, Biochemical warfare
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Synonyms for biologic attack

the use of bacteria or viruses or toxins to destroy men and animals or food

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19) The protective gear worn during chemical and biologic attacks increases one's sense of isolation, decreases intragroup communication, and may increase the incidence of psychiatric casualties.
In the event of a biologic attack, the lab could provide a rapid response with information on the source of the bacteria or virus and how to stop it.
has produced two new training videos designed to educate healthcare professionals on how to respond quickly and effectively in a biologic attack.
When the task force was established, several lists of agents that could be involved in a biologic attack and considered of major bioterrorist threat had been established and published.
The attacks of September 11, 2001, using airplanes, followed closely by e biologic attacks using anthrax spores placed in letters, have illustrated how vulnerable our society is to such acts of terrorism.