Afghanistan

Benign cystic mesothelioma of the peritoneum in a 12-year-old boy, diagnosed via telepathology.

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Sep 15, 2015

Low resource countries often have inadequate healthcare systems that, among other problems, suffer from a severe shortage of local expertise.

Use of mobile phones as a tool for United States health diplomacy abroad.

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Mar 22, 2010

Rapidly emerging mobile communications platforms, such as mobile phones, in countries across Africa, Iraq, and Afghanistan offer new opportunities for direct public engagement in health systems, placing tools and timely information into the hands of those who need it most.

Developing a trauma registry in a forward deployed military hospital: Preliminary report.

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Aug 18, 2006

BACKGROUND: The 325th Field Surgical Team (FST), a US Army trauma surgical group, was deployed to Afghanistan during Operation Enduring Freedom. Unlike civilian trauma centers, complete trauma registries are lacking from the FST care model.