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Peacekeepers suffered combat-related injuries in Mali: a retrospective, descriptive study.

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Summary of "Peacekeepers suffered combat-related injuries in Mali: a retrospective, descriptive study."

To describe the combat-related injuries cured by Chinese Level 2 medical treatment facility (CHN L2) in Mali from 1 March 2016 to 1 March 2018, including type of weapon, mortality, nature of injuries, degree and location of injuries and surgical procedures. METHODS : A retrospective, descriptive study of 176 injured cases that met the terrorist attacks was conducted. The medical data were collected by an electronic database system. All collected data were entered into an Excel spreadsheet for calculation.

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Name: Journal of the Royal Army Medical Corps
ISSN: 0035-8665
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