Letters

Medical practice is more complicated in remote locations

BMJ 1997; 315 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.315.7103.315 (Published 02 August 1997) Cite this as: BMJ 1997;315:315
  1. David Arathoon, Director of provincial health servicesa
  1. a Lata Hospital, Santa Cruz, Temotu Province, Solomon Islands

    Editor—John Rees's commentary on David Berger's account of the management of pneumothorax caused by a vicious fish in the Solomon Islands seemed rather negative.1 Rees considered it wrong that Berger opted for a canoe rather than an aeroplane to transport the patient to …

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