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Surgical Task Shifting in Sub-Saharan Africa

  • Kathryn Chu mail,

    kathryn.chu@joburg.msf.org

    Affiliation: Médecins Sans Frontières, Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa

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  • Peter Rosseel,

    Affiliation: Médecins Sans Frontières, Brussels, Belgium

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  • Pierre Gielis,

    Affiliation: Médecins Sans Frontières, Brussels, Belgium

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  • Nathan Ford

    Affiliation: Médecins Sans Frontières, Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa

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  • Published: May 19, 2009
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pmed.1000078

About the Authors

Kathryn Chu, Nathan Ford
Médecins Sans Frontières, Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
Peter Rosseel, Pierre Gielis
Médecins Sans Frontières, Brussels, Belgium

Corresponding Author

Email: kathryn.chu@joburg.msf.org

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

ICMJE criteria for authorship read and met: KC PR PG NF. Wrote the first draft of the paper: KC. Contributed to the writing of the paper: KC PR PG NF.