Can't help feeling you might be better off staying in the care or these guys rather than going home to an over stretched NHS were nobody understands and even less poeple care what you have been through.
Despite the good intentions of everyone at Selly Oak, this again highlights the need for a dedicated military hospital, or even just a wing.
I must concur with bobath...... bring back military hospitals. Being a ex RAMC nurse I was privilaged to go on 2 Operation Danish Bacon ..a course on war surgery....which trained nurses and surgeons in war surgery. Post Vietnam the RV Hospital in Northern Ireland was the world centre for war trauma to include GSW.
Sadley todya's servicemen and women are now a C item (expendable) at the expense of civil servants and MP's chess playing in Whitehall.
Should also be on TV news bulletins at peak times. Might (a) make people appreciate what's being done in their name and (b) generate a little understanding from those who are 'upset' by seeing soldiers in A&E Departments!