Chris Lavy

Summary

Affiliation: University of Oxford
Country: UK

Publications

  1. pmc A national survey of musculoskeletal impairment in Rwanda: prevalence, causes and service implications
    Oluwarantimi Atijosan
    Department of Infectious and Tropical Diseases, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, United Kingdom
    PLoS ONE 3:e2851. 2008
  2. pmc Musculoskeletal impairment survey in Rwanda: design of survey tool, survey methodology, and results of the pilot study (a cross sectional survey)
    Oluwarantimi Atijosan
    Trauma Unit, John Radcliffe Hospital, Oxford, UK
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 8:30. 2007
  3. pmc Surgery in Malawi - a national survey of activity in rural and urban hospitals
    Chris Lavy
    Beit Cure Orthopaedic Hospital, Blantyre, Malawi
    Ann R Coll Surg Engl 89:722-4. 2007
  4. doi request reprint The orthopaedic needs of children in Rwanda: results from a national survey and orthopaedic service implications
    Oluwarantimi Atijosan
    London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    J Pediatr Orthop 29:948-51. 2009
  5. ncbi request reprint A national survey of surgical activity in hospitals in Malawi
    Colin Steinlechner
    Beit Trust CURE International Hospital, Blantyre, Malawi, Africa
    Trop Doct 36:158-60. 2006
  6. pmc A decade later, how much of Rwanda's musculoskeletal impairment is caused by the war in 1994 and by related violence?
    Hannah Kuper
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, United Kingdom
    PLoS ONE 4:e7720. 2009
  7. doi request reprint State of surgery in tropical Africa: a review
    Chris Lavy
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Nuffield Orthopaedic Centre, Oxford University, Windmill Road, Oxford, OX3 7LD, UK
    World J Surg 35:262-71. 2011
  8. doi request reprint Indignity, exclusion, pain and hunger: the impact of musculoskeletal impairments in the lives of children in Malawi
    Yasmene Alavi
    London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Faculty of Infectious and Tropical Diseases, London, UK
    Disabil Rehabil 34:1736-46. 2012
  9. ncbi request reprint The resistible rise of surgical sepsis in Malawi
    Chris Lavy
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Queen Elizabeth Central Hospital, Blantyre, Malawi
    Trop Doct 32:98-9. 2002

Detail Information

Publications9

  1. pmc A national survey of musculoskeletal impairment in Rwanda: prevalence, causes and service implications
    Oluwarantimi Atijosan
    Department of Infectious and Tropical Diseases, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, United Kingdom
    PLoS ONE 3:e2851. 2008
    ..We present a new survey methodology that is based on sound epidemiological principles and is linked to the World Health Organisation's International Classification of Functioning...
  2. pmc Musculoskeletal impairment survey in Rwanda: design of survey tool, survey methodology, and results of the pilot study (a cross sectional survey)
    Oluwarantimi Atijosan
    Trauma Unit, John Radcliffe Hospital, Oxford, UK
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 8:30. 2007
    ..This study aimed to develop a new tool to screen for and diagnose MSI and to pilot test the methodology for a national survey in Rwanda...
  3. pmc Surgery in Malawi - a national survey of activity in rural and urban hospitals
    Chris Lavy
    Beit Cure Orthopaedic Hospital, Blantyre, Malawi
    Ann R Coll Surg Engl 89:722-4. 2007
    ..It also has 4 central hospitals, each with one or more surgeons. Most district hospitals are manned by a single doctor and two or more paramedical clinical officers...
  4. doi request reprint The orthopaedic needs of children in Rwanda: results from a national survey and orthopaedic service implications
    Oluwarantimi Atijosan
    London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    J Pediatr Orthop 29:948-51. 2009
    ..Rwanda is a small country that is in the process of developing orthopaedic and rehabilitation services, and its Ministry of Health supported a survey that would provide information necessary for planning such services...
  5. ncbi request reprint A national survey of surgical activity in hospitals in Malawi
    Colin Steinlechner
    Beit Trust CURE International Hospital, Blantyre, Malawi, Africa
    Trop Doct 36:158-60. 2006
    ..It appears that district clinicians are happy to attempt emergency obstetric and gynaecological cases but tend to refer emergency general surgical cases...
  6. pmc A decade later, how much of Rwanda's musculoskeletal impairment is caused by the war in 1994 and by related violence?
    Hannah Kuper
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, United Kingdom
    PLoS ONE 4:e7720. 2009
    ..The aim of this study was to estimate the current burden of musculoskeletal impairment (MSI) attributable to the 1994 war and related violence...
  7. doi request reprint State of surgery in tropical Africa: a review
    Chris Lavy
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Nuffield Orthopaedic Centre, Oxford University, Windmill Road, Oxford, OX3 7LD, UK
    World J Surg 35:262-71. 2011
    ..It closes with recommendations for involvement and action in this area of great global need...
  8. doi request reprint Indignity, exclusion, pain and hunger: the impact of musculoskeletal impairments in the lives of children in Malawi
    Yasmene Alavi
    London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Faculty of Infectious and Tropical Diseases, London, UK
    Disabil Rehabil 34:1736-46. 2012
    ..To develop a conceptual model representing the impact of musculoskeletal impairments (MSIs) in the lives of children in Malawi...
  9. ncbi request reprint The resistible rise of surgical sepsis in Malawi
    Chris Lavy
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Queen Elizabeth Central Hospital, Blantyre, Malawi
    Trop Doct 32:98-9. 2002