Pediatric care as part of the US army medical mission in the global war on terrorism in Afghanistan and Iraq, December 2001 to December 2004

Mark W. Burnett, Philip C. Spinella, Kenneth Azarow, Charles W. Callahan

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Abstract

OBJECTIVE. Our objective in this report was to describe the epidemiologic features of and workload associated with pediatric admissions to 12 US Army military hospitals deployed to Iraq and Afghanistan. METHODS. The Patient Administration Systems and Biostatistics Activity database was queried for all local national patients

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)261-265
Number of pages5
JournalPediatrics
Volume121
Issue number2
DOIs
StatePublished - Feb 2008
Externally publishedYes

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Terrorism
Afghanistan
Military Hospitals
Iraq
Biostatistics
Pediatrics
Workload
Databases
Warfare

Keywords

  • Combat
  • Pediatric
  • Trauma
  • War

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Pediatrics, Perinatology, and Child Health

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Pediatric care as part of the US army medical mission in the global war on terrorism in Afghanistan and Iraq, December 2001 to December 2004. / Burnett, Mark W.; Spinella, Philip C.; Azarow, Kenneth; Callahan, Charles W.

In: Pediatrics, Vol. 121, No. 2, 02.2008, p. 261-265.

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