Chasing out traditional birth attendants in Ghana – implications for maternal and newborn health

John Kuumuori Ganle1 1 Population, Health and Gender Studies Group, Department of Geography and Rural Development, Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, Kumasi, Ghana. This paper reflects on a growing shift away from the training and use of traditional birth attendants (TBAS) to provide maternity care services in Ghana and calls for greater collaboration

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Community reintegration of patients with neurological disorders post discharge from the Kachere Rehabilitation Centre, Malawi

Leslie B. Glickman1, PT, PhD, George Chimatiro2, PT, MSc, Laurie Neely1, DPT, Nicole White3, E. Shannon Walters4, Megan Warres1 1University of Maryland, School of Medicine, Department of Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation Science (PTRS), Baltimore MD. 2Kachere Rehabilitation Centre, Blantyre, Malawi. 3School of Social Work, University of Maryland, Baltimore MD. 4School of Nursing, University of Maryland,

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