Dr Raj Persaud in conversation with Amy Hagopian - How many Iraqis
died in the war?
Amy Hagopian is an academic based at
the University of Washington and is lead author of the very latest
research paper trying to measure how many people have died in Iraq
as a result of the conflict there. For more information on this
In this interview with Raj Persaud she discusses how given the
mental and physical health implications of war, doctors and health
workers should be campaigning against war. She also explains the
methodology behind this kind of rigorous survey and why her results
are so different from alternative sources of information such as
the Iraq Body Count.
For an in-depth article analysing the issue go here: