TITLE

Orthopedic services and training at a crossroads in developing countries

AUTHOR(S)
Jain, Anil K.
PUB. DATE
July 2007
SOURCE
Indian Journal of Orthopaedics;Jul-Sep2007, Vol. 41 Issue 3, p177
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
The author reflects on orthopedic services and training dilemmas in developing countries including India. According to the author, early diagnosis and prompt treatments of orthopedic ailments are possible in developed countries due to the well-organized health services. He mentions that developing countries do not have enough financial resources for proper treatment. He cites that people should prepare themselves to take on the role of a leader in orthopedics in developing countries.
ACCESSION #
26069443

 

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