Hospitals, District

Known as: District Hospital, District Hospitals, Hospital, District 
Government-controlled hospitals which represent the major health facility for a designated geographic area.
National Institutes of Health

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1936-2017
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2010
Highly Cited
2010
BACKGROUND Surgical conditions contribute significantly to the disease burden in sub-Saharan Africa. Yet there is an apparent… (More)
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2009
Highly Cited
2009
BACKGROUND Organizational factors are considered to be an important influence on health workers' uptake of interventions that… (More)
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2009
Highly Cited
2009
OBJECTIVES This study aimed to identify clinical features associated with premature mortality in a large contemporary cohort of… (More)
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2007
Highly Cited
2007
BACKGROUND Extensively drug-resistant (XDR) tuberculosis has spread among hospitalised patients in South Africa, but the epidemic… (More)
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2005
Highly Cited
2005
BACKGROUND There are few epidemiologic data on invasive bacterial infections among children in sub-Saharan Africa. We studied… (More)
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2005
2005
BACKGROUND The Government of Ghana has been implementing various health sector reforms (e.g. user fees in public health… (More)
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2001
2001
BACKGROUND The diagnosis of acute bacterial meningitis in children is difficult in sub-Saharan Africa, because the clinical… (More)
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1998
Highly Cited
1998
OBJECTIVE To examine the role of total mesorectal excision in the management of rectal cancer. DESIGN A prospective consecutive… (More)
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1996
Highly Cited
1996
A study was undertaken in order to determine the prevalence and aetiology of anaemia in pregnancy in coastal Kenya, so as to… (More)
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
In Africa, blood transfusions are frequently given to treat severe paediatric anaemia. Because of the risk of HIV transmission… (More)
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