Surgical outcomes in eastern Uganda: a one-year cohort study

DOI: 10.1080/22201181.2018.1517476
Author(s): A Hewitt-SmithFaculty of Health Sciences, Uganda, F BulambaFaculty of Health Sciences, Uganda, C OlupotMbale Regional Referral Hospital, Uganda, F MusanaFaculty of Health Sciences, Uganda, JP OchiengFaculty of Health Sciences, Uganda, MS LipnickDepartment of Anesthesia and Perioperative Care, USA, RM PearseBarts and The London School of Medicine & Dentistry, UK


Introduction: There is urgent need to improve access to safe surgical treatments for patients in low- and middle-income countries (LMICs). However, few data exist to characterise clinical outcomes for this patient population.

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