Situation analysis on the eye care service in St Joseph's eye hospital Mgbirichi Ohaji/Egbeme LGA Imo state of Nigeria
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Keywords

eye care hospital
Nigeria
ophthalmology
Africa

How to Cite

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Ubaka C. Situation analysis on the eye care service in St Joseph’s eye hospital Mgbirichi Ohaji/Egbeme LGA Imo state of Nigeria. mir [Internet]. 31Dec.2016 [cited 1Dec.2021];101:237-42. Available from: https://interrev.com/mir/index.php/mir/article/view/85

Abstract

The article presents the work of St. Joseph’s Eye Hospital, a young hospital in the Mgbirichi Ohaji / Egbeme LGA Imo
State of Nigeria. The hospital is run by the catholic order of the Congegration of the Daughters of Mary and provides basic eye care in a rural part of Africa. The article highlights the potentials of the hospital, that also offers collaboration with neighbouring health care institutions and the limitations due to lack of personnel and the equipment for more special interventions.

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