TITLE

New clinics will help soldiers deal with aftereffects of overseas service

AUTHOR(S)
Robb, Nancy
PUB. DATE
July 1998
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;07/28/98, Vol. 159 Issue 2, p168
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the creation of clinics at military bases across Canada to treat personnel experiencing the aftereffects of service in the Persian Gulf, Bosnia, Rwanda and Somalia. Symptoms of gulf war syndrome; Personnel returning from Bosnia, Somalia, and Rwanda with symptoms similar to those of gulf war veterans; Factors that influenced the creation of the clinics; The cause of the symptoms of gulf war syndrome.
ACCESSION #
883699

 

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