Kalene Mission Hospital

Medical Updates

The following medical updates are the personal reflections of a general surgeon working at Kalene. They discuss different problems faced at Kalene and in many similar hospitals in rural Africa. They also look at progress the hospital is making in its attempts to improve patient care.

These articles were written for nurses, doctors and other health professions and include a number of unpleasant photographs of operations and different medical conditions. Proceed with care!