on the hill. Specialized Services for OEF/OIF Vets

October 2010
PN;Oct2010, Vol. 64 Issue 10, p58
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The article focuses on specialized services for U.S. veterans of Operation Enduring Freedom (OEF) and Operation Iraqi Freedom (OIF). The Paralyzed Veterans of America (PVA) states that special services for spinal cord injury (SCI), which are part of the core mission of the Veterans' Affairs (VA), are still not implemented and patients are sent to community nursing homes without equipments. Furthermore, the importance of care in SCI centers due to the involved treatment process is discussed.


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