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Iraq / Soldier Amputees #778101

CNN Evening News for Wednesday, Jan 26, 2005
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(Studio: Aaron Brown) Report introduced.

(San Antonio: Beth Nissen) The amputees from Iraq being treated at the Brooke Army Medical Center in San Antonio, Texas, featured; scenes shown of soldiers undergoing rehabilitation & learning to use prosthetics; details given of the profound nature of these injuries. [Department of Orthopedics & Rehabilitation Col. Mark BAGG†- lists the numbers who have lost hands, arms & legs.] [Amputee Services director Col. Robert GRANVILLE†, Spc. Matt HOUSTON‡, prosthetist John FERGASON†, Spc. Daniel REED‡, Spc. Dusty HILL, Cpl. Jacob SCHICK‡- talk about the injuries & the goals of therapy.]

Brown, Aaron;
Nissen, Beth

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