World Neurosurgery 2020 DOI: 10.1016/j.wneu.2020.09.045 View full text
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Peh Hueh Low, Manvinder Singh Mangat, Donald Ngian San Liew, Albert Sii Hieng Wong

Abstract: Background The novel coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic has set a huge challenge to the delivery of neurosurgical services including the transfer of patients. We aimed to share our strategy in handling neurosurgical emergencies at a remote center in Borneo Island. Our objectives included discussing the logistic and geographical challenges faced during the COVID-19 pandemic. Methods Miri General Hospital (MGH) is a remote center in Sarawak, Malaysia, serving a …

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