Afghanistan, Pakistan and Iraq: Iraq War: Wounded

Lt. Col. Doctor Mike Eppinger, 40, watches a patient get treated in the emergency room of the Balad Hospital at the Balad Air Force base in Iraq. Hundreds of wounded soldiers have come through the military hospital for emergency treatment since the seige of Falujah began in early November.
Wounded, Balad, Iraq

Lt. Col. Doctor Mike Eppinger, 40, watches a patient get treated in the emergency room of the Balad Hospital at the Balad Air Force base in Iraq. Hundreds of wounded soldiers have come through the military hospital for emergency treatment since the seige of Falujah began in early November.