Training surgically competent doctors for South African rural settings.

@article{Mazwai1997TrainingSC,
  title={Training surgically competent doctors for South African rural settings.},
  author={E L Mazwai},
  journal={South African journal of surgery. Suid-Afrikaanse tydskrif vir chirurgie},
  year={1997},
  volume={35 3},
  pages={
          147-8
        }
}
  • E L Mazwai
  • Published in
    South African journal of surgery. Suid-Afrikaanse…
    1997
The training of surgically competent doctors for South African rural settings is governed by several factors and determinants which include population demographics, distribution of doctors, infrastructural development and socio-economic conditions of the communities. Demands will be influenced by the disease profile, available facilities and academic support. Training options will include community-oriented/based (undergraduate) curriculum and restructured internship training period and… CONTINUE READING