TITLE

Dispatches from abroad: laughter amid the land mines

AUTHOR(S)
Mayhew, Maureen
PUB. DATE
December 2000
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;12/12/2000, Vol. 163 Issue 12, p1601
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents the author's experience in Bala Morghab, Afghanistan. Details of the author's visit which was to provide medical backup for an Afghan physician; Discussion of the poorly managed waiting line; Discussion of Islamic law which enforces gender segregation; Description of what it is like to be a foreign woman in the Islamic culture of Afghanistan.
ACCESSION #
3883577

 

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