TITLE

Healing in Sadaam's Hospital

AUTHOR(S)
Gearey, Jenn
PUB. DATE
July 2007
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;7/3/2007, Vol. 177 Issue 1, p24
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that in Combat Support Hospital in Iraq, most of the cases are related to trauma injuries. According to reports, the number of trauma cases in the hospital which was once Sadaam Hussein's personal hospital now occupied by the American military to treat victims of the war, was 90 to 95% from gunshots, explosions, improvised explosive devices, burns and penetrating trauma. The reports says that due to all trauma cases, blood supply is critical.
ACCESSION #
25625522

 

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