Global neurosurgery, Bangladesh and COVID-19 era A perspective from a low-income country

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Robert Ahmed Khan
Moshiur Rahman
Amit Agrawal
Ezequiel Garcia-Ballestas
Luis Rafael Moscote-Salazar

Abstract

Background. COVID-19 has become an alarming pandemic for our earth. It has created panic not only in China but also in developing countries like Bangladesh. Bangladesh has adequate confinements to constrain the spread of the infection and in this circumstance, overall healthcare workers including neurosurgeons are confronting a ton of difficulties. The purpose of this paper is to depict the proficiency of Global neurosurgery in this COVID-19 time.


Method. Global neurosurgery offers the chance of fusing the best proof-based guidelines of care. This paper demonstrated that, in low to middle-income countries, Global medical procedure has been received to address the issues of residents who lack critical surgical care.


Results. Inappropriate and insufficient asset allotment has been a significant obstacle for the health system for decently giving security to the patients. The fundamental training process has been genuinely hampered in the current circumstance. Worldwide health activities have set to an alternate centre and Global neurosurgery as an assurance is slowed down.


Conclusion. This paper recommended that Global neurosurgical activities need to come forward and increase the workforce to emphasize surgical service.

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Khan, R. A., Rahman, M., Agrawal, A. ., Garcia-Ballestas, E., & Moscote-Salazar, L. R. . (2020). Global neurosurgery, Bangladesh and COVID-19 era: A perspective from a low-income country. Romanian Neurosurgery, 34(4), 574–576. Retrieved from https://www.journals.lapub.co.uk/index.php/roneurosurgery/article/view/1599
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Robert Ahmed Khan

Neurosurgery Department, BSMMU, Dhaka, Bangladesh

Moshiur Rahman

Neurosurgery Department, Holy Family Red Crescent Medical College, Dhaka, Bangladesh

Amit Agrawal

Department of Neurosurgery, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, Bhopal, India

Ezequiel Garcia-Ballestas

Center for Biomedical Research (CIB), Faculty of Medicine, University of Cartagena, Cartagena, Colombia

Luis Rafael Moscote-Salazar

Center for Biomedical Research (CIB), Faculty of Medicine, University of Cartagena, Cartagena, Colombia