Surgical care at the district hospital

WORLD HEALTH ORGANIZATION (WHO)
Publication Date 
2002
512 p

This WHO training manual includes essential emergency surgical procedures and equipment for management of trauma, pregnancy-related complications, anaesthesia, resuscitation and infection control

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This manual is a successor of three earlier publications: General Surgery at the District Hospital (WHO, 1988), Surgery at the District Hospital: Obstetrics Gynaecology,Orthopaedics and Traumatology (WHO, 1991), Anaesthesia at the District Hospital (WHO, 1988; second edition 2000). This new manual draws together material from these three publications into a single volume which includes new and updated material, as well as material from Managing Complications in Pregnancy and Childbirth: A Guide for Midwives and Doctors (WHO, 2000)
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