GERALD TUMUSIIME

Recent Contributions

Reply to Survey questionnaires on global medical research equipment donation program. Join in and share your view!

June 12, 2012
Please send me the questionnaire, I'll take time to give my views. Gerald Tumusiime, Mbarara, Uganda.

Reply to Moving Beyond Doctors

April 3, 2011
As we advocate for task-shifting in surgery, I feel it can be efficient and effective if specific packages of procedures are well defined at each level of the health system. In the Ugandan health system, one would expect all incision and drainage of abscesses forexample to be done either at ...

Reply to Panel Discussion: Building sustainable partnerships to strengthen surgical and anesthesia capacity in resource-poor settings.

April 1, 2011
I have read the Quality assurance project publications and I believe the approach can also be employed to improve anaesthesia and surgery in resource-limited countries like Uganda. we can no longer generalise or continue blaming health workers for 'stealing' medicines and refusing to work in rural areas. we need to ...


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