TITLE

War on Iraq could produce a humanitarian disaster, health professionals warn

AUTHOR(S)
Clark, Jocalyn
PUB. DATE
November 2002
SOURCE
BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);11/16/2002, Vol. 325 Issue 7373, p1134
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that Medact, a British organization that computes the health effects of war, has published a report highlighting the possible health effects of a war against Iraq. Details of their findings, such as environmental damage and the cost of medical care for war wounded; Its contention that a war would further destabilize the Middle East and the global economy; Sponsors of the report; How the report was compiled.
ACCESSION #
8542312

 

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