Army Sgt. Julian Munoz, a surgical specialist from Fort Sam Houston, prepares instruments for a surgery Aug. 14 at Hospital Escuela in Tegucigalpa, Honduras. Sergeant Munoz is visiting Honduras as part of a hand-surgery Medical Readiness Exercise, commonly called a MEDRETE, Aug. 13-24. Medical personnel from military installations across the United States joined with personnel from Soto Cano Air Base in Honduras to conduct the MEDRETE. The MEDRETE team anticipates treating nearly 100 patients by the end of the exercise.