TITLE

Beware the long flight home

AUTHOR(S)
Dutt, Monika
PUB. DATE
August 2005
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;8/15/2006, Vol. 175 Issue 4, p391
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the author's experience of participating in a medical mission for earthquake victims in Pakistan. She arrived at the airport and met other medical personnel from across Canada. She felt a moment of panic when she was handed a listless child at the first village. At the Islamabad hospital, she saw mounting cases of measles, as well as witnessed several tetanus patients on ventilator.
ACCESSION #
21989982

 

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