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Medical bodies urge investigation of alleged involvement in torture

BMJ 2004; 329 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.329.7464.473-a (Published 26 August 2004) Cite this as: BMJ 2004;329:473
  1. Susan Mayor
  1. London

    Two medical organisations have called for further investigations into the involvement of health workers after allegations that doctors were involved in the torture of prisoners held by US military forces in Iraq and Afghanistan.

    The Medical Foundation for the Care of Victims of Torture, a British charity that treats torture victims, has written to the American Medical Association asking it to …

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