Doruk Ozgediz

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Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Surgery in developing countries: essential training in residency
    Doruk Ozgediz
    Global Health Sciences, and Department of General Surgery, University of California San Francisco, 513 Parnassus, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    Arch Surg 140:795-800. 2005
  2. doi request reprint Africa's neglected surgical workforce crisis
    Doruk Ozgediz
    Department of Surgery and Global Health Sciences, University of California at San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    Lancet 371:627-8. 2008
  3. doi request reprint The neglect of the global surgical workforce: experience and evidence from Uganda
    Doruk Ozgediz
    Department of Surgery and Global Health Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, 513 Parnassus, HSW 1601, Box 0570, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    World J Surg 32:1208-15. 2008
  4. pmc The "other" neglected diseases in global public health: surgical conditions in sub-Saharan Africa
    Doruk Ozgediz
    Department of Surgery and Global Health Sciences, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California, United States of America
    PLoS Med 5:e121. 2008
  5. doi request reprint Surgical training and global health: initial results of a 5-year partnership with a surgical training program in a low-income country
    Doruk Ozgediz
    Department of Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143 0570, USA
    Arch Surg 143:860-5; discussion 865. 2008
  6. pmc First things first: effectiveness and scalability of a basic prehospital trauma care program for lay first-responders in Kampala, Uganda
    Sudha Jayaraman
    Department of Surgery, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, USA
    PLoS ONE 4:e6955. 2009
  7. doi request reprint The burden of pediatric surgical conditions in low and middle income countries: a call to action
    Doruk Ozgediz
    Pediatric Surgery, Yale University, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
    J Pediatr Surg 47:2305-11. 2012
  8. pmc Key aspects of health policy development to improve surgical services in Uganda
    Sam Luboga
    Department of Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, Makerere University, Kampala, Uganda
    World J Surg 34:2511-7. 2010
  9. doi request reprint Surgery in global health delivery
    Doruk Ozgediz
    University of Buffalo, Buffalo, NY, USA
    Mt Sinai J Med 78:327-41. 2011
  10. doi request reprint Population health metrics for surgery: effective coverage of surgical services in low-income and middle-income countries
    Doruk Ozgediz
    Division of Pediatric Surgery, 555 University Avenue, Toronto, ON, Canada, M5G 1X8
    World J Surg 33:1-5. 2009

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  1. ncbi request reprint Surgery in developing countries: essential training in residency
    Doruk Ozgediz
    Global Health Sciences, and Department of General Surgery, University of California San Francisco, 513 Parnassus, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    Arch Surg 140:795-800. 2005
    ..A surgical elective in a developing country setting is an essential new component in academic residency training...
  2. doi request reprint Africa's neglected surgical workforce crisis
    Doruk Ozgediz
    Department of Surgery and Global Health Sciences, University of California at San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    Lancet 371:627-8. 2008
  3. doi request reprint The neglect of the global surgical workforce: experience and evidence from Uganda
    Doruk Ozgediz
    Department of Surgery and Global Health Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, 513 Parnassus, HSW 1601, Box 0570, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    World J Surg 32:1208-15. 2008
    ..As a part of this discussion, it has become apparent that the workforce required to deliver surgical services has been significantly neglected...
  4. pmc The "other" neglected diseases in global public health: surgical conditions in sub-Saharan Africa
    Doruk Ozgediz
    Department of Surgery and Global Health Sciences, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California, United States of America
    PLoS Med 5:e121. 2008
  5. doi request reprint Surgical training and global health: initial results of a 5-year partnership with a surgical training program in a low-income country
    Doruk Ozgediz
    Department of Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143 0570, USA
    Arch Surg 143:860-5; discussion 865. 2008
    ..Surgical trainees in the United States have a growing interest in both clinical experiences and structured training opportunities in global health. Global health training and exposure can be integrated into a surgical residency program...
  6. pmc First things first: effectiveness and scalability of a basic prehospital trauma care program for lay first-responders in Kampala, Uganda
    Sudha Jayaraman
    Department of Surgery, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, USA
    PLoS ONE 4:e6955. 2009
    ..This study tests the effectiveness of this course and estimates the costs and cost-effectiveness of scaling up this training...
  7. doi request reprint The burden of pediatric surgical conditions in low and middle income countries: a call to action
    Doruk Ozgediz
    Pediatric Surgery, Yale University, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
    J Pediatr Surg 47:2305-11. 2012
    ..Finally, some of the strategies used to improve access to care for pediatric surgical conditions are discussed, with possible future directions...
  8. pmc Key aspects of health policy development to improve surgical services in Uganda
    Sam Luboga
    Department of Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, Makerere University, Kampala, Uganda
    World J Surg 34:2511-7. 2010
    ..This was the first such multidisciplinary meeting in Uganda with a focus on surgical services and its output may have relevance to health policy development in other low-income countries planning to improve delivery of surgical services...
  9. doi request reprint Surgery in global health delivery
    Doruk Ozgediz
    University of Buffalo, Buffalo, NY, USA
    Mt Sinai J Med 78:327-41. 2011
    ..In each instance, innovative solutions, as well as lessons learned and reasons for program failure, are highlighted...
  10. doi request reprint Population health metrics for surgery: effective coverage of surgical services in low-income and middle-income countries
    Doruk Ozgediz
    Division of Pediatric Surgery, 555 University Avenue, Toronto, ON, Canada, M5G 1X8
    World J Surg 33:1-5. 2009
    ..It measures the fraction of potential health gained that is actually realized for a given intervention by integrating the concepts of need, use, and quality...
  11. doi request reprint Current patterns of prehospital trauma care in Kampala, Uganda and the feasibility of a lay-first-responder training program
    Sudha Jayaraman
    Department of Surgery, University of California San Francisco, 513 Parnassus Ave, S321, San Francisco, CA 94118, USA
    World J Surg 33:2512-21. 2009
    ..Uganda currently has no organized prehospital emergency system. We sought to measure the current burden of injury seen by lay people in Kampala, Uganda and to determine the feasibility of a lay first-responder training program...
  12. pmc Disparities in injury mortality between Uganda and the United States: comparative analysis of a neglected disease
    Sudha Jayaraman
    Department of Surgery, University of California San Francisco, 513 Parnassus Avenue, S321, San Francisco, CA 94118, USA
    World J Surg 35:505-11. 2011
    ..We describe injury-related mortality patterns in Kampala, Uganda and compare them with data from the United States and San Francisco (SF), California...
  13. doi request reprint Surgery and anesthesia capacity-building in resource-poor settings: description of an ongoing academic partnership in Uganda
    Michael Lipnick
    Department of Anesthesia and Perioperative Care, University of California, San Francisco, 513 Parnassus Avenue, Room S 436, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    World J Surg 37:488-97. 2013
    ..This article describes the strategy of Global Partners in Anesthesia and Surgery (GPAS), an academically based, capacity-building collaboration between North American and Ugandan teaching institutions...
  14. pmc The burden of surgical conditions and access to surgical care in low- and middle-income countries
    Doruk Ozgediz
    Department of Surgery and Global Health Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, CA, United States of America
    Bull World Health Organ 86:646-7. 2008
  15. pmc Key concepts for estimating the burden of surgical conditions and the unmet need for surgical care
    Stephen Bickler
    Division of Pediatric Surgery, University of California at San Diego, San Diego, USA
    World J Surg 34:374-80. 2010
    ..Surgical care is emerging as a crucial issue in global public health. Methodology is needed to assess the impact of surgical care from a public health perspective...
  16. ncbi request reprint A square peg in a round hole? Challenges with DALY-based "burden of disease" calculations in surgery and a call for alternative metrics
    Richard Gosselin
    Department of Public Health, University of California, San Diego, CA, USA
    World J Surg 37:2507-11. 2013
    ..Nonetheless, DALY-based approaches present methodological challenges, some of which are unique to surgical conditions, not fully addressed through the multiple iterations of the BoD studies, including the most recent study...
  17. ncbi request reprint Recasting the role of the surgeon in Uganda: a proposal to maximize the impact of surgery on public health
    Samuel Luboga
    Faculty of Medicine, Makerere University, Kampala, Uganda
    Trop Med Int Health 14:604-8. 2009
    ..Political leadership and commitment will be critical to realizing this ideal. Such a model may be applicable to other countries seeking to maximize the impact of surgical services on population health...
  18. ncbi request reprint Surgery and global health: the perspective of UCSF residents on training, research, and service
    Doruk Ozgediz
    UCSF, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Bull Am Coll Surg 91:26-35. 2006
  19. doi request reprint Global health in general surgery residency: a national survey
    Sudha P Jayaraman
    Department of Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 208:426-33. 2009
    ..There are limited data from surgery residency programs on their attitudes and scope of activities in this area. This study aims to understand how global health education fits into postgraduate surgical training in the US...
  20. doi request reprint Pretraining experience and structure of surgical training at a sub-Saharan African university
    Moses Galukande
    Department of Surgery, College of Health Sciences, Makerere University, Mulago Hill Road, P O Box 7072, Kampala, Uganda
    World J Surg 37:1836-40. 2013
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  21. ncbi request reprint Trauma on trauma. Lessons from the tsunami and civil conflict in Sri Lanka
    Doruk Ozgediz
    General Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, 94110, USA
    Pharos Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Med Soc 70:28-33. 2007
  22. pmc Essential surgery at the district hospital: a retrospective descriptive analysis in three African countries
    Moses Galukande
    Department of Surgery, College of Health Sciences, Makerere University, Kampala, Uganda
    PLoS Med 7:e1000243. 2010
    ..This study investigated the scope of surgery conducted at district hospitals in three sub-Saharan African countries...
  23. ncbi request reprint Burden, need, or backlog: a call for improved metrics for the global burden of surgical disease
    Dan Poenaru
    Queens University, Kingston, ON, Canada
    Int J Surg 12:483-6. 2014
    ..While many surgical conditions are unique, as a single intervention can lead to cure, these concepts may also prove useful for non-surgical diseases. Further exploration of these approaches is merited in resource-limited settings. ..
  24. doi request reprint Medical student teaching: a peer-to-peer toolbox for time-constrained resident educators
    Ramin Jamshidi
    Department of Surgery, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94143 0470, USA
    J Surg Educ 65:95-8. 2008
  25. doi request reprint International medical graduates and the global surgical workforce: the perspective from the other side
    Robert Riviello
    J Am Coll Surg 207:143-4. 2008