TITLE

Getting them off the battlefield

AUTHOR(S)
Eisenbarth, Paul J.
PUB. DATE
October 2010
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;10/19/2010, Vol. 182 Issue 15, p1647
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Letter
ABSTRACT
A letter to the editor is presented in response to an article on urogenital injuries sustained by military soldiers deployed in Iraq and Afghanistan.
ACCESSION #
54723959

 

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