Introducing a Trauma Registry in Mozambique: An Ethics Case Study (Short Report)


This paper presents a case study of implementing a trauma registry in Mozambique, a low-income country with limited current trauma surveillance. An outline of the importance of trauma registries is presented followed by an evidence-based approach to building a sustainable and ethical partnership with local stakeholders.

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Hamadani, F. , Neves, O. , Mocumbi, A. , Razek, T. , Khwaja, K. , Fata, P. , Beckett, A. , Jetha, E. and Deckelbaum, D. (2014) Introducing a Trauma Registry in Mozambique: An Ethics Case Study. International Journal of Clinical Medicine, 5, 949-955. doi: 10.4236/ijcm.2014.516127.

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