TITLE

Helping a country

PUB. DATE
December 2003
SOURCE
Airman;Dec2003, Vol. 47 Issue 12, p10
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the treatment of an infant's bedsores by Senior Master Sgt. Tommie Tracy of the 101st Expeditionary Rescue Squadron from the Air National Guard's 122nd Medical Group in Fort Wayne, Ind. during a medical and humanitarian assistance mission in Iraq. Number of Iraqi citizens that benefit from the three-member medical team assistance; Conditions of the patients.
ACCESSION #
11810911

 

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