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tibial plateau fracture

Ophavanh Inthirath - June 19, 2017
the patient motor vehicle accident come and present with deformity of knee, swelling , pain and limited rang of motive tibial plateau fracture Ophavanh Inthirath Jessica Hirschhorn Jennifer Lucas R...
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Acute Trauma Surgical Workforce wound care
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Hiw to make a TurtleVac!

Jessica Hirschhorn - May 21, 2017
Link to YouTube video and GoogleDoc that describes, step by step, how to make a vacuum suction wound device for $60 Hiw to make a TurtleVac! Jessica Hirschhorn Robert Parker
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Surgical volunteer in Johannesburg

Ross Blagg - May 20, 2017
Hello, My name is Ross Blagg. I'm a plastic surgeon. I'll be in Johannesburg in July for a few days and am just reaching out to see if there are any volunteer surgical/wound care initiatives going on ...
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global surgery johannesburg plastic surgery South Africa Surgical Workforce wound care
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Wound infection

KAPESH KUNWAR - May 18, 2017
Hi!How can we minimize the surgical wound in c- section except prophylactic antibiotics? And pain management after surgery except ketorolac and pethidine? Woun...
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Anesthesia Basic Principles Burden of Surgical Disease Innovations for Resource-Limited Settings Safe Surgery Surgical Workforce wound care
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Wound Care Project for Street Children in Mwanza-Tanzania

MARKO HINGI - March 29, 2017
Hello Hope your doing great, I am Dr.Marko Hingi,Founding Executive Director of Tanzania Rural Health Movement based in Mwanza-Tanzania. Since 2015 we have been involved in taking care of stre...
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Burns Innovations for Resource-Limited Settings wound care
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Erbil, Iraqi Kurdistan: Volunteer surgeons needed for trips #9, 10

Rishi Rattan - Feb. 13, 2017
CALL FOR VOLUNTEERS CONTACT: contact@gsmsg.org. URL: gsmsg.org OBJECTIVE: Support existing, in-country surgical infrastructure with surgical clinical and education support as requested directly...
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Acute Trauma Anesthesia Burden of Surgical Disease Burns Consultations wound care
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5th Annual Stanford Humanitarian Surgery Skills Course

Sherry Wren - Nov. 19, 2016
If you have an interest in global/humanitarian surgery please consider taking this course in February 2017 5th ANNUAL STANFORD GLOBAL/HUMANITARIAN SURGERY SKILLS COURSE: REGISTER BY JANUARY 30 ...
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Acute Trauma Basic Principles Burns wound care
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First Mile Discovery Challenge

Amy Wachler - Aug. 3, 2016
Are you passionate about global primary care? Have you witnessed recurrent barriers to care in low- and middle-income countries (LMICs)? CAMTech and GE Sustainable Healthcare Solutions are calling on ...
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Barriers to Access global health innovation global surgery Innovations for Resource-Limited Settings Safe Surgery wound care
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Primary Surgery Volume 1 (Non-Trauma)

Michael Cotton - June 12, 2016
A new updated version of this seminal textbook is now available FREE online at global-help.org. The preface reads: The first edition of this work by Maurice King appeared in 1990 and has establi...
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Anesthesia Barriers to Access Basic Principles Burden of Surgical Disease Consultations Innovations for Resource-Limited Settings Safe Surgery Surgical Workforce wound care
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GlobalSurg-2: Invitation to take part in an international surgical outcomes project!

James Glasbey - Dec. 23, 2015
GlobalSurg is an international network of surgical researchers, including YOU! **About GlobalSurg** Our projects aim to give grass-root surgeons the opportunity to participate in high-impact co...
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Anesthesia anesthetics Burden of Surgical Disease clinical outcomes DCP-3 Essential Surgery essential surgery global surgery Global Surgery & Anesthesia Community health outcomes Innovations for Resource-Limited Settings Lancet Commission on Global Surgery safe anesthesia Safe Surgery surgical and anesthesia conference. wound care wounds
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Volunteer Surgery in Cambodia

Elliott Brender - June 5, 2015
I am going back to Cambodia January 2016. I will be teaching, doing surgeries, and bringing essential surgical supplies. This will be my 5th trip so I have significant experience on what is needed ...
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Acute Trauma Barriers to Access Basic Principles Burden of Surgical Disease Cambodia essential surgery Innovations for Resource-Limited Settings Safe Surgery Surgical Workforce wound care
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MIT HackMed Grand Hack – CAMTech Global Health Technology Track

Amy Wachler - April 25, 2015
The Consortium for Affordable Medical Technologies (CAMTech) is excited to once again join MIT Hacking Medicine for the HackMed Grand Hack 2015 from April 24-26 in Boston/Cambridge. Are you Interested...
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Acute Trauma Anesthesia Burden of Surgical Disease Burns global health care delivery Surgical Workforce wound care
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HELP: Surgical Follow-Up in Developing Countries

Didi Ray - April 23, 2015
Hello everyone! I have a graduate school class project (Behavioral Economics) looking at interventions to improve surgical or trauma follow-up in the developing world. I am trying to focus on behav...
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Acute Trauma Barriers to Access Burden of Surgical Disease Innovations for Resource-Limited Settings wound care
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MedTech Boston Google Glass Challenge- Held in Collaboration with the White House Innovation Fellows and MIT Hacking Medicine

Jennifer Joe - Feb. 16, 2014
Google Glass has the potential to be a game changer for healthcare. Are you a clinician with a fantastic idea of how to use Google Glass in a clinical setting?! Join the challenge! Submit an easy pitc...
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Acute Trauma Anesthesia Burden of Surgical Disease Burns Consultations Innovations for Resource-Limited Settings Surgical Workforce wound care
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Lancet Commission on Global Surgery

Hampus Holmer - Dec. 13, 2013
Dear Global Surgery & Anesthesia community, We are happy to announce the launch of the Lancet Commission on Global Surgery, a year-long open process culminating in the publication of a commission r...
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Acute Trauma Anesthesia Barriers to Access Basic Principles Burden of Surgical Disease Burns Consultations Innovations for Resource-Limited Settings Safe Surgery Surgical Workforce wound care
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2013 Extreme Affordability Conference March 28-29

carmina lu - Feb. 27, 2013
The 2013 Extreme Affordability Conference is ONE month away! Submit your abstracts by Feb. 28th Abstracts will be selected for poster presentations and awards. The Center for Global Surgery's 2...
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Anesthesia Barriers to Access Burden of Surgical Disease Innovations for Resource-Limited Settings Surgical Workforce wound care
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Updated Program for the Bethune Round Table May 10-12, 2013 Vancouver

Mairi Murchison - Feb. 14, 2013
We are pleased to announce the 30 podium presenters for the BRT 2013. Our presenters come from the UK, USA, Canada, Rwanda, Tanzania, Nepal, Indonesia, Uganda, The Gambia, Nigeria, Ethiopia, and Hait...
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Anesthesia Burden of Surgical Disease Consultations Innovations for Resource-Limited Settings Safe Surgery Surgical Workforce wound care
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Treatment of burns

Peter Millard - Feb. 4, 2013
SSD wounds and burns: For me, one of the most fascinating uses of UpToDate is to compare it to evidence-based recommendations. In my circle of afficionados of evidence-based medicine, there is a te...
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Burns wound care
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ICSome of you maybe interested in this upcoming ICRC online discussion-January 21 2013- Choice & Dileemas health care workers on the frontline

Mairi Murchison - Jan. 15, 2013
21 January 2013 14.30 GMT/15.30 CET Choices and dilemmas – health-care workers on the frontline: an online discussion How can you keep patient confidentiality in a war zone if you have the legal ...
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Acute Trauma Burns Consultations wound care
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Butaro Hospital - General Surgeon Job Announcement

Robert Riviello - Dec. 29, 2012
Hello GHD Surgery and Anesthesia Community, I would like to announce the opening of a new surgery position at Butaro Hospital and Cancer Center in Burera District, Northern Province in Rwanda. htt...
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Acute Trauma Barriers to Access Burden of Surgical Disease Innovations for Resource-Limited Settings Surgical Workforce wound care