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Assistance for victims of anti-personnel mines : Needs, constraints and strategy

By Robin M. Coupland (Author)
Published : 1995


This brochure portrays the plight of victims of anti-personnel mines and describes their needs in purely medical terms. The constraints faced in providing surgical care and rehabilitation are also discussed. Accurate assessment determines the most appropriate form of assistancae in each situation. The conclusion outlines a new strategy for bringing effective assistance to a larger proportion of mine victims.