Ancient and modern meet in Kazakhstan. A flying doctor service brings urgent medical care to rural populations whose home is the tradiaitonal nomas'd tent
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A helicoptor sits in the background as two nurse-physicians treat a patient outside the entrance to the tent of a nomadic family. Verso: WHO/17881. EURO. Primary Health Care. USSR. SM 5-1978.
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World Health Organization; Source: Record; Research date: 20151215
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