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Bladder Tumours at Tikur Anbessa Hospital in Ethiopia.
Background: Bladder cancer is the fourth to fifth most common cancer in men, and the eighth in women These t umors are commonest in the 50 to 70 year age group The aim of this study was to review theExpand
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Hydatid disease of the liver: A 12 year experience of surgical management
Objective: Information about hydatid cyst disease in Ethiopia is scarce. This study was aimed at reviewing the clinical presentations, modes of surgical management and post-operative course ofExpand
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In-patient surgical mortality in Tikur Anbessa Hospital: a five-year review.
BACKGROUND To our knowledge neither hospital nor population-based data is available about mortality patterns in Ethiopia. OBJECTIVE This review summarizes the patterns of deaths that occurred inExpand
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Surgical management of 234 patients with hydatid disease: the Tikur Anbessa Hospital experience.
OBJECTIVE The aim of this study was to evaluate the pattern and surgical management of hydatid disease. METHODS A hospital based retrospective cross sectional analysis was conducted in TikurExpand
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Experience of surgical therapy in 72 patients with thoracic hydatidosis over a 10-year period.
OBJECTIVE This review aims to evaluate retrospectively 72 patients diagnosed to have thoracic hydatid disease and treated surgically in Tikur Anbessa Hospital between December 1993 and November 2003.Expand
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Microscopic transphneoidal surgery experence from christian Medical Center Addis Abeba Ethiopia.
BACKGROUND The transphneoidal approach to the pituitary gland using the microscope has undergone continuous modification since its introduction by Hardy over 50 years ago. It is one of the mostExpand
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Intramedullary cavernous haemangioma of spinal cord: a case report and literature review.
A 27-year-old female patient with progressive paraparesis and incontinence of urine of 9 months duration was managed at Tikur Anbessa Hospital, Neurosurgery unit, Department Of Surgery, MedicalExpand
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Laparascopic cholecstectomy at Myungsung Christian Medical Center, Ethiopia: a five-years experience.
BACKGROUND Laparoscopic cholecystectomy is a recent entry in the treatment of gall bladder disease in Ethiopia mainly in private hospitals of the capital city, Addis Ababa, and is slowly gainingExpand
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SHORT-TERM OUTCOME OF OPERATED TRAUMATIC BRAIN INJURY PATIENTS FOR INTRACRANIAL HEMORRHAGE AT TIKUR ANBESSA SPECIALIZED TEACHING HOSPITAL (TASTH), ADDIS ABABA, ETHIOPIA.
Background Traumatic brain injury is the leading cause of death and disability in people younger than 40 years of age worldwide. Objective The study primarily aims at assessing the short-termExpand
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An Ethiopian Training Program in Neurosurgery with Norwegian Support.
After a 4-year planning period, a joint Ethiopian/Norwegian training program in neurosurgery was started in June 2006. The collaborating partners were Addis Ababa University; Department of Surgery,Expand
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