Cuamm, already active in 7 sub-saharan african countries, accepts an invitation to work in the world's poorest country, having taken charge of the pediatric center in Bangui
Resuscitation, 2018 October
The aim of this study was to assess the non-technical skills of the midwifery staff at Mozambique’s Beira Central Hospital to manage complex health situations. Indicators assessed included staff members’ management of their own tasks (e.g., the ability to understand priorities and to use available resources), team work (e.g., the ability to coordinate and to [...]
International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, 2018 October
The aim of this study was to analyze the role and effectiveness of chest ultrasound in the diagnosis of tuberculosis (TB). There were an estimated 10.4 million new cases of TB worldwide in 2015, 1.4 million of which resulted in death. In order to achieve the World Health Organization’s End TB Strategy by 2035, early [...]
Prevalence and Predictors of Malaria in Human Immunodeficiency Virus Infected Patients in Beira, Mozambique
International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, 2018 September
People, countries, goals, activities and results of 2017.
BMC Pediatrics, 2018 September
Our study reviewed and evaluated the neonatal stimulation of 150 newborns at the Beira Central Hospital in Beira, Mozambique. In low-resource settings, such manual stimulation can be of critical importance in the resuscitation of infants who are having difficulty breathing. Monitoring the stimulations performed on the 150 newborns, for a total of 546 separate episodes [...]
The people of South Sudan are depleted. In 2018, 7 million people are expected to need aid as war is making food and basic services less available. The health system must be strengthened to help local communities grapple with the extreme problems they will face.