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Philippines: Bringing the health response into focus

WHO/F. Guerrero

By the one month mark, 180 local and foreign medical teams had fanned out across the devastated region, restoring services in many locations and bolstering operations at facilities with reduced capacity. Here, a nurse with the Spanish medical team, Aecid, attends to a patient at the battered Eastern Visayas Hospital in Tacloban.

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