Perilous Medicine

The Struggle to Protect Health Care from the Violence of War

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Description

Pervasive violence against hospitals, patients, doctors, and other health workers has become a horrifically common feature of modern war. These relentless attacks destroy lives and the capacity of...

Advance Praise

"Providing health care in contact zones often means delivering such care in the face of looting, fires, shelling, bombing, and plague. Rubenstein takes a deep dive in answering why violence against...