Global neurosurgery, Bangladesh and COVID-19 era
Journal – journal of Romanian Society of Neurosurgery
Article type – Opinion
Publication date – Dec – 2020
Authors – Robert Ahmed Khan, Moshiur Rahman, Amit Agrawal, Ezequiel Garcia-Ballestas, Luis Rafael Moscote-Salazar
Keywords – covid-19, Global neurosurgery, low-income country
Open access – Yes
Speciality – Neurosurgery
World region South-eastern Asia
Language – English
Submitted to the One Surgery Index on December 26, 2020 at 1:56 pm
Background. COVID-19 has become an alarming pandemic for our earth. It has created panic not only in China but also in developing countries like Bangladesh. Bangladesh has adequate confinements to constrain the spread of the infection and in this circumstance, overall healthcare workers including neurosurgeons are confronting a ton of difficulties. The purpose of this paper is to depict the proficiency of Global neurosurgery in this COVID-19 time.
Method. Global neurosurgery offers the chance of fusing the best proof-based guidelines of care. This paper demonstrated that, in low to middle-income countries, Global medical procedure has been received to address the issues of residents who lack critical surgical care.
Results. Inappropriate and insufficient asset allotment has been a significant obstacle for the health system for decently giving security to the patients. The fundamental training process has been genuinely hampered in the current circumstance. Worldwide health activities have set to an alternate centre and Global neurosurgery as an assurance is slowed down.
Conclusion. This paper recommended that Global neurosurgical activities need to come forward and increase the workforce to emphasize surgical service.
OSI Number – 20815