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Gwendolyn Hollaar, MD MPH; Robert Taylor, MD. Assessing personal contributions in global surgery: By whose yardstick? Can J Surg 2015; 58(5):343-346

Global Surgery, The Lancet Global Health (special issue) April 2015

Global Surgery Teaching Cases: Volume 1 Lancet Global Health (special issue) April 2015

John Meara, Sara Greenberg. Global surgery as an equal partner in health: no longer the neglected stepchild. Lancet Global Health Vol 3, Special Issue, S1-S2, 27 April 2015

Abstracts: The 15th Bethune Round Table Conference on International Surgery.  Can J of Surg 2015, 58

Brian Cameron, MD; Carlos Martin MBBS, PGDipSurg; Madan Rambaran, MBBS. Surgical Training in Guyana: the net generation. Can J Surg; 2014; 58 (1): 7-9 

Goecke ME, Knnashiro J, Kyamanywa P, Hollaar GL.  Using CANMEDS to guide international electives: an enriching experience in Uganda defined for a Canadian surgery resident.Can J Surg 2008; 51(4):289-295

Lett R.  International surgery: definition, principles and Canadian practice. Can J Surg. 2008 August; 51(4): 250–251.

Grant Warnock .  Broadening the Mandate for International Surgery. Can J Surg. 2008 August; 51(4): 244–245.

Barton A, Williams D, Beveridge M.  A survey of Canadian general surgery residents’ interest in international surgery.Can J Surg 2008; 51(2):125-129

Dan L Deckelbaum, Georges Ntakiyiruta, Alexander S Liberman, Tarek Razek, Patrick Kyamanywa. Augmenting surgical capacity in resource-limited settings. Vol380 August25,2012 

Dr Luke M Funk MD,  Global operating theatre distribution and pulse oximetry supply: an estimation from reported data. The Lancet, Volume 376, Issue 9746, Pages 1055 – 1061, 25 September 2010  doi:10.1016/S0140-6736(10)60392-3


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