Cameroon

NEUROHANDS

10/29/2013

Training in management of stroke for general practitioners and senior nurses in the north west region of Cameroon, a region of almost 2 millions inhabitants with a single neurologist and no brain CT scan nor MRI machines. the nearest CT scan machine located 70 kms from there. The main goal being to help the attendants to understand the vital need to make the patient travel if his conditions allow him. And the need to focus on primary prevention, for we cannot afford the increasing burden.

Contact Details:
NEUROHANDS
Dr. Pierre Yves BASSONG
Bamenda regional hospital, Bamenda
818 Bamenda
Cameroon
Work Phone: (00237)71427535
E-mail Address: pbatassi@yahoo.fr

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