Category Archive for "Ethiopia"

Pan African Burns Society conference in Addis Ababa (June 2017)

The Pan African Burn Society (PABS) held its biennial conference for 2017 in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia from 6-9th June. Following on from the first Francophone conference in Cote d’Ivoire in Abidjan in early 2015, the conference brought together over 80

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Pan African Burns Society Congress, 6-9th June 2017

The biannual Pan African Burns Society (PABS) congress will be held from the 6th to the 9th of June 2017. This 4 day conference will include an Essential Burn Care training on the 9th of June by Interburns. Registration for

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Improving Nursing Care for Burn Patients in Bangladesh: Advanced Burn Care training (March 2016)

Nursing is one of the most crucial aspects of burn care. As in many other areas of health care, nurses are the first point of contact for patients and families and play a crucial role in almost every aspect of

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Developing Burn Nursing training for Africa and Asia (May 2015)

Korle-Bu Teaching Hospital is the main government hospital treating burns in Ghana. Based in Accra, it is the location of the National Reconstructive Plastic Surgery and Burn Centre and has a dedicated multidisciplinary team of surgeons, therapists and, of course,

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Assessing government burn services in Ethiopia (April 2015)

In April a small international team from Interburns visited Ethiopia to meet with key staff from government burn services and the Federal Ministry of Health, to assess and make recommendations about the development of a national strategy to improve burn

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