Blog posts with the tag "By the Numbers"

By the Numbers: 25 June 2018

The proportion of "US military casualties among service members evacuated from Iraq and Afghanistan" caused by "non-battle injuries," according to a recent article in the journal JAMA Surgery -- A 12-Year Analysis of Nonbattle Injury Among US Service Members Deployed to Iraq and Afghanistan. The article also noted that non-battle injuries were the cause of 11.5% of all deaths among this cohort.