Research in surgery and anesthesia: challenges for post-graduate trainees in Uganda.

@article{Elobu2015ResearchIS,
  title={Research in surgery and anesthesia: challenges for post-graduate trainees in Uganda.},
  author={Alex Emmanuel Elobu and Andrew Kintu and Moses Galukande and Sam Kaggwa and Cephas Mijjumbi and Joseph Bahe Tindimwebwa and Anthony Roche and Gerald Dubowitz and Doruk Erman Ozgediz and Michael Lipnick},
  journal={Education for health},
  year={2015},
  volume={28 1},
  pages={11-5}
}
BACKGROUND Research is critical to the training and practice of surgery and anesthesia in all settings, regardless of available resources. Unfortunately, the output of surgical and perioperative research from Africa is low. Makerere University College of Health Sciences' (MakCHS) surgical and anesthesia trainees are required to conduct research, though few publish findings or go on to pursue careers that incorporate research. We believe that early career experiences with research may greatly… CONTINUE READING