As part of a six-person mobile surgical team from Joint Task Force-Bravo U.S. Army 1st Lt. Nicholas Kroll, Medical Elements certified registered nurse anesthetist, prepares a patient for surgery Aug. 7, 2013 at a hospital in Comayagua, Honduras. The surgical team assisted the hospital in removing three gallbladders and one bot fly larvae from a child’s body. MEDEL provides relevant, responsive care while enhancing the capabilities of partner nations.


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