Surgical care at the district hospital
Other TitlesPratique chirurgicale de base dans les structures à moyens limités
World Health Organization. (2003). Surgical care at the district hospital. World Health Organization. http://www.who.int/iris/handle/10665/42564
DescriptionDraws together, including new and updated, material from the WHO publications: General surgery at the district hospital (1988); Surgery at the district hospital: obstetrics, gynaecology, orthopaedics and traumatology (1991); Anaesthesia at the district hospital; and, Managing complications in pregnancy and childbirth: a guide for midwives and doctors (2000)
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Surgery at the district hospital : obstetrics, gynaecology, orthopaedics and traumatology / edited by John Cook, Balu Sankaran, Ambrose E. O. Wasunna Cook, John; Sankaran, Balu; Wasunna, Ambrose E. O; World Health Organization (1991)The final handbook in a series of three guides to fundamental surgery and anaesthesia for a district hospital. The manual covers the principles, technical procedures, and equipment needed to perform special surgical operations. Separate sections deal with operations in obstetrics and gynaecology, such as caesarean section, obstructed labour and ruptured ectopic pregnancy orthopaedics and traumatology, including the treatment of fractures, dislocations and acute infections of bones and joints. Procedures described are intended to help save lives ...