Making a mark

Hodges, Andrew
July 1999
BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);07/17/99, Vol. 319 Issue 7203, p201
Academic Journal
Presents the personal experience of a surgeon who practiced in Uganda. Difficulties that the surgeon encountered; Contributions made by visiting surgeons on his surgical practice; Lessons from the experience.


Related Articles

  • Pre-empting employment risks in your practice. Hannapel, Coriene E. // Cosmetic Surgery Times;May2002, Vol. 5 Issue 4, p40 

    Focuses on the employment requirements in surgery practice in San Francisco, California. Knowledge on employment law and hiring, discipline and termination of employees; Concern on Employment Practices Liability Insurance; Issues on employment claims based on law.

  • The future of general surgery characterized by general surgical chief residents. Boyarsky, Andrew H.; Donetz, Anthony // American Surgeon;Mar1995, Vol. 61 Issue 3, p244 

    Reviews the findings of a 1990 survey which examines the changes that might have occurred in the attitudes and career choices of general surgery chief residents in the United States. Changes in general surgery practice brought by technological advances; Two-tiered system of residency training;...

  • Joint Commission revises universal protocol, clarifies who marks site.  // Same-Day Surgery;Aug2008, Vol. 32 Issue 8, p81 

    The article reports that The Joint Commission (TJC) has not declared in the revised "Universal Protocol for Preventing Wrong Site, Wrong Procedure, Wrong Person Surgery" that surgeons must be the ones who marks site. INSETS: When should you have verification?;What has changed in the universal...

  • Presidential address 1998. Advocacy -- answering old mail. Keith, Roger G. // Canadian Journal of Surgery;Jun99, Vol. 42 Issue 3, p177 

    Reports on the Canadian Association of General Surgeons' (CAGS) advocacy positions in the practice of general surgery in Canada. Results of the committee activities of the CAGS; Use of the `Canadian Journal of Surgery' periodical by the CAGS in publishing surgical news; Involvement in...

  • At the cutting edge. Meakins, Jonathan L. // CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;12/15/97, Vol. 157 Issue 12, p1681 

    Surveys issues related to changes in the practice of surgery in the 1990s. Changes driven by economics and technology; Technology benefitting surgeons; Changes in general surgery; Surgery for breast and colorectal cancers; Surgical training; Cardiac, vascular and thoracic surgery; Endovascular...

  • Surgeons must push the learning curve. Troy, Timothy N. // Cosmetic Surgery Times;Oct2003, Vol. 6 Issue 9, p3 

    Stresses the need for cosmetic surgeons to stay on top of the latest advancements in technology and procedural technique. Advances in fillers; Lasers; Increasing role of the tools one employs in cosmetic surgery.

  • Letters to the Editor.  // Review of Ophthalmology;Feb2001, Vol. 8 Issue 2, p13 

    Presents letters to the editor published in the February 2001 issue of the periodical 'Review of Ophthalmology,' related to the practice of surgery and surgeons in the United States. Reaction to the editorial on LASIK confusion in the October 2000 issue of the periodical; Reaction to an article...

  • Dayday. Richardson, Bob // Plastic Surgery Practice;Mar2013, Vol. 23 Issue 3, p24 

    The article offers some suggestion to surgeons for developing flexible financing plans before perfuming surgeries which includes verifying the patient's ability to pay, open talk with patient about finances and sending proactive notification for due payments to patients.

  • MedEconomics: Ask the experts - Surgeries - valuing and selling.  // GP: General Practitioner;11/26/2010, p46 

    The article presents questions and answers related to the commercial aspects of medical surgeries, including how to split surgeries among partners when a senior partner in a practice retires and selling of a surgery clinic to junior surgeon.


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics