TITLE

Taking a stand where others won't

AUTHOR(S)
Silversides, Ann
PUB. DATE
March 1999
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;3/23/99, Vol. 160 Issue 6, p964
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Looks at the medical career of Dr. James Orbinski of Canada and his participation in the International Council of Medecins sans Frontieres/Doctors Without Borders (MSF). Provision of medical care during high-intensity conflicts and in stable areas with limited access to care of any sort; Places he has been; Biographical information; Comments from Orbinski's mentor Dr. Victor Neufeld; Orbinski's development of diagnostic and treatment algorithms to help nurses address common pediatric ailments.
ACCESSION #
1682167

 

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