Urologic Disease in a Resource-poor Country

  title={Urologic Disease in a Resource-poor Country},
  author={Marc Damian Manganiello and Christopher David Hughes and Lars E. Hagander and David Bayne and Jean Hamiltong Pierre and Jill C. Buckley and John G O Meara},
  journal={World Journal of Surgery},
Understanding the role that urologic disease plays within central Haiti could lead to the development of sustainable and regionally appropriate urologic care. We aim to document the prevalence of urologic surgical disease presenting for treatment in central Haiti. The present study is based on a retrospective review of surgical case logs at five Partners in Health and Zanmi Lasante hospitals in central Haiti. Data were collected from June 30, 2009, through July 29, 2010, and included patient… CONTINUE READING