Reducing Road Traffic Death: Where Should We Focus Global Health Initiatives?


Objective: Current global surgery initiatives focus on developing a surgical workforce to address road traffic deaths (RTDs). However, it is unclear whether this approach would be helpful in all countries, as patients in low... [ view full abstract ]


  1. Ya-Ching Hung (Massachusetts General Hospital)
  2. Yanik Bababekov (Massachusetts General Hospital)
  3. Sahael Stapleton (Massachusetts General Hospital)
  4. Swagoto Mukhopadhyay (Program in Global Surgery and Social Change, Harvard Medical School)
  5. Song-lih Huang (National Yang Ming University, School of Public Health)
  6. David Chang (Massachusetts General Hospital)

Topic Areas

Trauma / Critical Care , Other


QS-TCC/CT » Quick-Shot Presentations: Trauma/Critical Care/Acute Care Surgery/Cardiothoracic Surgery (15:00 - Thursday, 21st September, Dearth Tower Conf 2)