Photos: Field Hospital Receives Patients In Port-au-Prince

  • A patient waits for treatment Tuesday at a field hospital set up by emergency medical teams in downtown Port-au-Prince.
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    A patient waits for treatment Tuesday at a field hospital set up by emergency medical teams in downtown Port-au-Prince.
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  • Dr. Thea James from the Massachusetts 1 Disaster Medical Assistance Team speaks with one of many patients seeking treatment on the clinic's second day open.
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    Dr. Thea James from the Massachusetts 1 Disaster Medical Assistance Team speaks with one of many patients seeking treatment on the clinic's second day open.
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  • A nurse connects an intravenous tube to a patient inside the field hospital during its second day open.
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    A nurse connects an intravenous tube to a patient inside the field hospital during its second day open.
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  • The makeshift pharmacy room in the hospital set up by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.
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    The makeshift pharmacy room in the hospital set up by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.
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  • Physician's assistant Courtney Shores treats a patient with a head wound.
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    Physician's assistant Courtney Shores treats a patient with a head wound.
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  • Rebecca Pierre holds sick baby Judson Abela.
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    Rebecca Pierre holds sick baby Judson Abela.
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  • A tent city has sprung up on the soccer field next to the field hospital.
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    A tent city has sprung up on the soccer field next to the field hospital.
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  • A girl peers though the wire separating the tent city from the field hospital.
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    A girl peers though the wire separating the tent city from the field hospital.
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  • Members of the 82nd Airborne division carry nurse Yamile Fuentes to a helicopter for evacuation owing to an unspecified medical condition.
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    Members of the 82nd Airborne division carry nurse Yamile Fuentes to a helicopter for evacuation owing to an unspecified medical condition.
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  • A growing group of Haitians follows the 82nd Airborne division convoy, in charge of protecting the field hospital, down the street.
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    A growing group of Haitians follows the 82nd Airborne division convoy, in charge of protecting the field hospital, down the street.
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