• Al-Dewachi, O. 2008 The Professionalization of the Iraqi Medical Doctor in Britain: Medicine, Citizenship, Sovereignty, and Empire, PhD thesis, Harvard University.
  • Aziz, C. 2003Struggling to rebuild Iraq's health-care system”, Lancet, 362: 12881289.
  • Baker, J.A., L.H. Hamilton, and L.S. Eagleburger 2006 The Iraq Study Group Report. (accessed 20 December 2006)
  • Bristol, N. 2006Iraq's health system required continued funding commitment”, Lancet, 368: 905906.
  • Broadhead, R.S., et al. 1993Harnessing peer networks as an instrument for AIDS prevention: results from a peer-driven intervention”, Public Health Reports, 113(Suppl 1): 4257.
  • Broadhead, R.S., et al. 2002Increasing drug users' adherence to HIV treatment: results of a peer-driven intervention feasibility study”, Social Science and Medicine, 55: 235246.
  • Brookings Institution 2007 Iraq Index, October, (accessed 24 April 2008).
  • Burnham, G., R. Lafta, and S. Doocy 2013Doctors leaving 12 tertiary hospitals in Iraq, 2004–2007”, Social Science and Medicine (in press).
  • Burnham, G. et al. 2013The impact of conflict on health services in Iraq”, International Journal of Health Planning and Management (in press).
  • Doocy, S., S. Malik, and G. Burnham 2009Experiences of Iraqi Doctors during Conflict and Factors Associated with Migration”, American Journal of Disaster Medicine, 4(6).
  • FAFO 2007 The Iraqis in Jordan. Their number and characteristics, Research Institute/Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan, Amman.
  • IRIN 2006IRAQ: Country's healthcare system rapidly deteriorating”. November 7. IRIN Humanitarian News and Analysi, UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs, (accessed 20 September 2009)
  • IRIN 2008IRAQ: Drive to get doctors to return”, August 4. IRIN Humanitarian News and Analysis, UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs, (accessed 9 September 2009)
  • Kaplow, L. 2008In Iraq, the doctors are out”, Newsweek October 27.
  • Kronfol, N., A. Sibai, and N. Rafeh 1992The impact of civil disturbances on the migration of physicians: The case of Lebanon”, Medical Care:, 30: 208215.
  • Miller, T. 2009Shortages in doctors, medicine, and facilities plague Iraqi health system”, February 2, The Online NewsHour. URL: (accessed 30 August 2009).
  • Moore, W., and S. Shellman 2004Fear of persecution: Forced migration 1952-1995”, Journal of Conflict Resolution, 40 (5).
  • Voelker, R. 2004Iraq targets basic health needs”, Journal of the American Medical Association, 292: 14151416.
  • Wang, J., R.G. Carlson, and R.S. Falck, et al. 2005Respondent-driven sampling to recruit MDMA users: a methodological assessment”, Drug Alcohol Dependence, 78: 147157.
  • WHO 2009Violence threatens health in Iraq Pressure increases as more people movte to seek security”, The World Health Organization, April 17. (accessed 25August 2009).
  • XE-Universal Currency Converter 2009 $1 = 0.71 JOD (accessed 20 October 2009)
  • Zaracostas, J. 2007Exodus of medical staff strains Iraq's health infrastructure”, British Medical Journal, 334: 865.