Task shifting in the management of epilepsy in resource-poor settings.


To the Editors: Sub-Saharan Africa (SSA) has an estimated shortfall of health workers equivalent to a need to more than doubling its current workforce. The time required to train new professionals, the inadequate number of training facilities, and the pressing demand emphasize the need for innovative short-term approaches to health care in SSA. Task… (More)
DOI: 10.1111/j.1528-1167.2009.02414.x