World Neurosurgery 2021 DOI: 10.1016/j.wneu.2020.11.004 View full text
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Muhammad Raji Mahmud, Beverly Cheserem, Ignatius N. Esene, Kazadi Kalangu, Samuila Sanoussi, Aaron Musara, Nasser M.F. El-Ghandour, Graham Fieggen, Mahmood Qureshi

Abstract: Introduction COVID-19 has affected the global provision of neurosurgical services. We sought to review the impact of COVID-19 on the neurosurgical services in Africa. Methods A cross-sectional survey was distributed to African neurosurgeons seeking to review demographics, national and neurosurgical preparedness, and change in clinical services in April 2020. Results A total of 316 responses from 42 countries were received. Of these, 81.6% of …

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