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Afghanistan War / US Troops / Medical Surge #948858

NBC Evening News for Saturday, Sep 26, 2009
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(Studio: Lester Holt) Report introduced.

(Southern Afghanistan: Jim Maceda) A major push to get quicker critical care for US troops in Afghanistan featured; scenes shown from Helmand province, Afghanistan, of a medevac team on the job & of the Nautilus medical vehicle. [Medic Emmett SPRAKTES‡††, brigade surgeon Maj. Everett FULLER†, DOCTOR, Sgt. Nate WHARTON‡, emergency medical physician commander Sean BARBABELLA†, medic P.O. Anthony GOMEZ†- comment on the medical mission.]

Holt, Lester;
Maceda, Jim

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