Surgery, a manual for rural health workers

by Peter Bewes

Publisher: African Medical and Research Foundation in Nairobi, Kenya

Written in English
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Edition Notes

Includes index.

StatementPeter Bewes ; illustrated by the author.
SeriesRural health series ;, 14
Classifications
LC ClassificationsRD37 .B48 1984
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 359 p. :
Number of Pages359
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2706814M
LC Control Number85980448

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such as continuing heavy manual farm work. The changes of surgical education and early subspecialization is a smaller spectrum of experience of graduating surgeons joining the rural workforce. Surgeons working in rural and remote hospitals, however, must be proficient in the great breadth of current surgical practice and face a number of challenges and demands that are specific to rural.

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