The Important Issues

Hoover, Richard
December 2007
PN;Dec2007, Vol. 61 Issue 12, p10
Trade Publication
The author reflects on issues related to politics and public health in the U.S. With improvised explosive devices appearing to be the major terrorist weapon, there has been a significant increase in neurogenic trauma and the loss of limbs that have not seen in previous wars. Moreover, the provision of quality of care and research into new and improved prostheses and medical procedures is of significant importance to injured veterans and their families.


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