San Antonio Military Medical Center, Fort Sam Houston, Texas; Professor of Surgery, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, San Antonio, Texas, USA.
Maxillofacial and neck surgery in Iraq and Afghanistan
Introduction Over the past 150 years, military personnel wounded in action had a survival rate of approximately 80% . During the current conflicts in Iraq and Afghanistan, those servicemen wounded in action have a 90.4% survival rate . During the...