Newfoundland, Sept. 11, 2001

Eaton, William
December 2001
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;12/11/2001, Vol. 165 Issue 12, p1619
Academic Journal
Presents a narrative of the author's experience in St. John's, Newfoundland, on September 11, 2001; Unexpected influx of air travelers following the terrorist attacks in the United States; Hospitality offered to strangers by churches, professional groups, and Newfoundlanders at large; Housing of stranded people in schools, churches, and private homes due to insufficient hotel space; How medical issues were handled in St. John's; Attitude of the stranded; What the author learned from the events following September 11.


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