Friday, December 30, 2005

425 Amputees?

"It's a too-common byproduct of today's warfare. Better battlefield medicine and body armor keep more soldiers alive, but the enemy's insidious roadside bombs mean more head and face injuries and amputations. Of nearly 17,000 wounded since 2001, about 2.5 percent are amputees. "

[Source:Dallas Daily News]


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