A L Kushner

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Publications

  1. doi request reprint Assessment of pediatric surgery capacity at government hospitals in Sierra Leone
    Adam L Kushner
    Surgeons Overseas SOS, 225 E 6th St, Suite 7F, New York, NY 10003, USA
    World J Surg 36:2554-8. 2012
  2. ncbi request reprint Surgery and refugee populations
    A L Kushner
    Society of International Humanitarian Surgeons, New York, USA
    Scand J Surg 98:18-24. 2009
  3. doi request reprint Addressing the Millennium Development Goals from a surgical perspective: essential surgery and anesthesia in 8 low- and middle-income countries
    Adam L Kushner
    Society of International Humanitarian Surgeons, Alpine, NJ 07620, USA
    Arch Surg 145:154-9. 2010
  4. doi request reprint Percentage of cesarean sections among total surgical procedures in sub-Saharan Africa: possible indicator of the overall adequacy of surgical care
    Adam L Kushner
    Surgeons Overseas SOS, 303 East 60th Street, Suite 28E, New York, NY 10022, USA
    World J Surg 34:2007-8. 2010
  5. doi request reprint Improving access to surgery in a developing country: experience from a surgical collaboration in Sierra Leone
    Adam L Kushner
    Department of Surgery, Surgeons Overseas SOS, Alpine, NJ 07620, USA
    J Surg Educ 67:270-3. 2010
  6. doi request reprint Mass casualty incident training in a resource-limited environment
    J J Leow
    Surgeons Overseas SOS, New York, New York 10003, USA
    Br J Surg 99:356-61. 2012
  7. doi request reprint Implementing Liberia's poverty reduction strategy: An assessment of emergency and essential surgical care
    Lawrence Sherman
    Ministry of Health and Social Welfare, Monrovia, Liberia
    Arch Surg 146:35-9. 2011

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Publications7

  1. doi request reprint Assessment of pediatric surgery capacity at government hospitals in Sierra Leone
    Adam L Kushner
    Surgeons Overseas SOS, 225 E 6th St, Suite 7F, New York, NY 10003, USA
    World J Surg 36:2554-8. 2012
    ..To understand the baseline surgical capacity in LMICs, a number of studies have recently been published, but none has focused on pediatric surgery...
  2. ncbi request reprint Surgery and refugee populations
    A L Kushner
    Society of International Humanitarian Surgeons, New York, USA
    Scand J Surg 98:18-24. 2009
    ..This article is a review of the surgical and disaster literature and defines issues for further study...
  3. doi request reprint Addressing the Millennium Development Goals from a surgical perspective: essential surgery and anesthesia in 8 low- and middle-income countries
    Adam L Kushner
    Society of International Humanitarian Surgeons, Alpine, NJ 07620, USA
    Arch Surg 145:154-9. 2010
    ..The goal of this study was to provide a baseline overview of essential surgical and anesthetic capacity at district-level health facilities in multiple LMICs...
  4. doi request reprint Percentage of cesarean sections among total surgical procedures in sub-Saharan Africa: possible indicator of the overall adequacy of surgical care
    Adam L Kushner
    Surgeons Overseas SOS, 303 East 60th Street, Suite 28E, New York, NY 10022, USA
    World J Surg 34:2007-8. 2010
    ..We recommend more research into the validity of this tool for use as a possible proxy indicator for overall adequacy of emergency and essential surgical care...
  5. doi request reprint Improving access to surgery in a developing country: experience from a surgical collaboration in Sierra Leone
    Adam L Kushner
    Department of Surgery, Surgeons Overseas SOS, Alpine, NJ 07620, USA
    J Surg Educ 67:270-3. 2010
    ..This article highlights the surgical program in Sierra Leone as a possible model to improve access to surgery...
  6. doi request reprint Mass casualty incident training in a resource-limited environment
    J J Leow
    Surgeons Overseas SOS, New York, New York 10003, USA
    Br J Surg 99:356-61. 2012
    ..This article describes the planning and execution of a MCI workshop created for use in Sierra Leone, a low-income country...
  7. doi request reprint Implementing Liberia's poverty reduction strategy: An assessment of emergency and essential surgical care
    Lawrence Sherman
    Ministry of Health and Social Welfare, Monrovia, Liberia
    Arch Surg 146:35-9. 2011
    ..To document infrastructure, personnel, procedures performed, and supplies and equipment available at all county hospitals in Liberia using the World Health Organization Tool for Situational Analysis of Emergency and Essential Surgical Care...