The word ‘corona’ in Latin means ‘crown’ and symbolizes the general characteristic of this group. In the coronavirus family, which is divided into four groups as Alpha-, Beta-, Gamma- and Delta, COVID-19 belongs to the Beta-coronavirus 2b family. Although 70% of this species show similarities with SARS-CoV, it was determined that there was a new and different type of coronavirus. COVID-19 is a single chain enveloped RNA virus.
A decision of cooperation has been made between the “Association of Researches on Disaster“ and “Emergency Ambulance Physicians Association” for the specific purposes of both associations.
Dear Members … Our Association of Researches on Disaster, which we decided to establish on 17th August 2019 in commemoration of the 20th Anniversary of the Great Marmara Earthquake in 1999, has successfully organized its first General Assembly. On October