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Well-trained generalists can help improve surgical capacity at district hospitals

Bob Mash, D L Clarke, C Aldous

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Bob Mash, Department of Family Medicine and Primary Care, Faculty of Health Sciences, Stellenbosch University, Tygerberg, Cape Town, South Africa

D L Clarke, Pietermaritzburg Metropolitan Trauma Service and Department of Surgery, Nelson Mandela School of Medicine, College of Health Sciences, University of KwaZulu-Natal, Durban, South Africa

C Aldous, School of Clinical Medicine, Nelson Mandela School of Medicine, College of Health Sciences, University of KwaZulu-Natal, Durban, South Africa

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Keywords

District health services; Well-trained generalists; Family physicians

Cite this article

South African Medical Journal 2014;104(5):323. DOI:10.7196/SAMJ.7897

Article History

Date submitted: 2013-12-31
Date published: 2014-03-26

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