TITLE

Survivor: Iraq

AUTHOR(S)
Kaplan, Lawrence F.
PUB. DATE
October 2003
SOURCE
New Republic;10/13/2003-10/20/2003, Vol. 229 Issue 15/16, p20
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Comments on the lack of media coverage of wounded and maimed American soldiers returning from Iraq. Patients at the Walter Reed Army Medical Center in Northwest Washington; Reluctance to divulge the full number of wounded; Average of ten wounded soldiers per day by Iraqi guerillas; Increased survival rate; Story of specialist Brandon Erickson who was wounded in Iraq; Elaborate choreographing of military medical care.
ACCESSION #
10992323

 

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