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The 8076th: a hospital with marching orders

Abigail Cline, PhD Medical College of Georgia, Augusta, United States (Winter 2015) November 22 was an unusually cold day at the American hospital in Kumchon County. Otherwise, it was business as usual in the sixty-bed facility. The doctors were scrubbing for surgery, nurses were moving patients among the wards, X-ray technicians were developing radiographs, and […]