U.S. Army Capt. Joseph Pavelites, a MEDEL physician, helps load a woman who is suffering from an asthma attack and pneumonia into an ambulance. JTF-Bravo's Medical Element, in conjunction with the 1-228th Aviation Regiment, U.S. Embassy in San Salvador, the El Salvador Ministry of Health and El Salvador military, conducted a medical readiness training exercise (MEDRETE) in La Poza, Department of Usulután, El Salvador, September 8-11 where over 1,250 people received medical care. (Photo by U.S. Air National Guard Capt. Steven Stubbs)


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