Affiliation: University of Otago
Country: New Zealand
- Epidemiology of burns undergoing hospitalization to the National Burns Unit in the Sultanate of Oman: a 25-year reviewSultan Al-Shaqsi
Dunedin School of Medicine, University of Otago, New Zealand Electronic address
Burns 39:1606-11. 2013..The aim of this study was to describe the epidemiology of burns admitted to the National Burns Unit (NBU) in the Sultanate of Oman between 1987 and 2011...
- Challenges of the New Zealand healthcare disaster preparedness prior to the Canterbury earthquakes: a qualitative analysisSultan Al-Shaqsi
Preventive and Social Medicine Department, Dunedin School of Medicine, University of Otago, PO Box 913, Dunedin 9056, New Zealand
N Z Med J 126:9-18. 2013..Disasters are a growing global phenomenon. New Zealand has suffered several major disasters in recent times. The state of healthcare disaster preparedness in New Zealand prior to the Canterbury earthquakes is not well documented...
- Sports injuries and illnesses during the second Asian Beach GamesSultan Al-Shaqsi
Dunedin School of Medicine, Preventive and Social Medicine, University of Otago, PO Box 913, Dunedin 9054, New Zealand
Br J Sports Med 46:780-7. 2012..Prevention of sport injuries and illnesses is a focus for epidemiological surveillance...
- Are we ready? Preparedness of acute care providers for the Rugby World Cup 2011 in New ZealandSultan Al-Shaqsi
Department of Preventive and Social Medicine, University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand
Emerg Med J 30:611-4. 2013..This influx of tourists will have an impact on its already stretched healthcare services. The preparedness of New Zealand's healthcare system to handle this mass event is unclear...