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War and Health

Articles addressing war in Ukraine, health and humanitarian effects of war, management of war-related injuries and trauma, and health care needs of refugees and displaced people


Original Investigation

Excess Child Mortality Associated With Colombia’s Armed Conflict

Caitlin A. Moe, MS, PhD, Andrés Villaveces, MD, MPH, PhD et al.

Original Investigation

Deployment to Military Bases With Open Burn Pits and Respiratory and Cardiovascular Disease

David A. Savitz, PhD, Susan R. Woskie, PhD et al.

Original Investigation

White Matter Alterations in Military Service Members With Remote Mild TBI

Sharon Kim, PhD, John Ollinger, PhD et al.

Original Investigation

Migraine Prevalence, Environmental Risk, and Comorbidities in Men and Women Veterans

Marianna Gasperi, PhD, Nathaniel M. Schuster, MD et al.

Original Investigation

Lung Cancer During the Syrian War, 2011-2018

Ibrahem Hanafi, MD, MSc, Dana Abo Samra, MD, MSc et al.

Original Investigation

Traumatic Brain Injury and Risk of Brain Cancer in Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans

Ian J. Stewart, MD, Jeffrey T. Howard, PhD et al.


Invited Commentary

Exposure to Burn Pit Emissions and Respiratory Diseases?

John R. Balmes, MD

Invited Commentary

Long-Term Health Outcomes of Traumatic Brain Injury in Veterans

Elie Massaad, MD, MSc, Ali Kiapour, PhD, MMSc


Wars in Gaza and Beyond

Lawrence O. Gostin, JD, Michele B. Goodwin, JD, SJD


Health Professionals and War in the Middle East

Matthew K. Wynia, MD, MPH

Editor's Note

Reducing the Risks of Nuclear War

Dost Öngür, MD, PhD


Reducing the Risks of Nuclear War—The Role of Health Professionals

Kamran Abbasi, Parveen Ali et al.


Medical News in Brief

VA, NIH Launch Major Study of Veterans With Gulf War Illness

Medical News in Brief

New Report Estimates Disease Burden Among Displaced Ukrainians

Medical News in Brief

WHO Revises List of Stockpiled Drugs for Nuclear Emergencies

Medical News & Perspectives

Ceasefire Declared, but Ethiopian Health Systems Remain in Critical Condition After Civil War

Howard D. Larkin

Global Health

Ukraine War Could Push an Additional 47 Million Into Acute Hunger

Howard D. Larkin