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The purpose of this study is to report our experience on Pott's disease in Senegal, which belongs to the group of least-developed countries .In these countries, tuberculosis is still a public health issue. Regarding spine tuberculosis, we attempted to implement a diagnostic and therapeutic approach appropriate for our conditions of medical practice. The(More)
BACKGROUND In sub-Saharan Africa, problems of access to relevant and high-quality facility-based statistics hinder the assessment of safe motherhood programs. The objective of this study was to assess the quality of data collected in referral hospitals in Mali and Senegal after the routine information system (RIS) was strengthened. METHODS This was a(More)
Oro-dental treatments under General Anesthesia (G.A.) depend on precise indications and the expected results in some cases in Pediatric Dentistry. In this report we have an indication case of oro-dental treatment under G.A. That clinical case has allowed us to record the difficulties that we face in Dakar in order to realize effectively that technics. That(More)
Esophageal cancer is associated with poor prognosis. Its severity is linked to delayed diagnosis which is most often made once a cancer has metastasized, in Africa. Costal metastases are rare. We report a case of a 38-year old Senegalese patient with squamous cell carcinoma of the lower esophagus with lytic metastases to the ribs. Mrs. TD, aged 38, was(More)
du sujet jeune est un problème majeur en Afrique. Le challenge est de déterminer ses facteurs de risque afin de prévenir sa survenue. which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited. Abstract Esophageal cancer is associated with poor prognosis. Its severity is linked to delayed(More)
BACKGROUND Maternal mortality is still too high in sub-Saharan Africa, particularly in referral hospitals. Solutions exist but their implementation is a great issue in the poor-resources settings. The objective of this study is to assess the effect of the organization of obstetric care services on maternal mortality in referral hospitals in Mali. METHODS(More)
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