A Parkinson's disease tele-education program for health care providers in Cameroon

@article{Cubo2015APD,
  title={A Parkinson's disease tele-education program for health care providers in Cameroon},
  author={Esther Cubo and Jacques Doumb{\'e} and Erero Njiengwe and Paul Onana and Mar{\'i}a Jes{\'u}s Coma},
  journal={Journal of the Neurological Sciences},
  year={2015},
  volume={357},
  pages={285-287}
}
BACKGROUND In Sub-Saharan countries, most patients with Parkinson's disease are underdiagnosed and untreated, with a marked shortage of qualified personnel. OBJECTIVES To develop a tele-education Parkison's disease program for health providers in Douala (Cameroon). METHODS Feasibility, satisfaction, pre-post course medical knowledge improvement and patients' access were analyzed. RESULTS Twenty lectures over the course of a year which connected participants with movement disorder experts… CONTINUE READING
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