Early Physical and Functional Rehabilitation of Trauma Patients in the Médecins Sans Frontières Trauma Centre in Kunduz, Afghanistan: Luxury or Necessity?
Van den Bergh, R
Van Overloop, C
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AbstractIn Afghanistan, Médecins Sans Frontières provided specialised trauma care in Kunduz Trauma Centre (KTC), including physiotherapy. In this study, we describe the development of an adapted functional score for patient outcome monitoring, and document the rehabilitation care provided and patient outcomes in relation to this functional score.
PublisherOxford University Press
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