Presentation on theme: "MISSION TUNIS SPINA BIFIDA 09/08/2012 to 09/14/2012"— Presentation transcript:
1MISSION TUNIS SPINA BIFIDA 09/08/2012 to 09/14/2012 HHotel El Quds
2A successful mission achieved by a well trained Medical team Dr. Mahmoud Nagib , Chief Neurosurgeon, Abbott Northwestern , Minneapolis , MNDr. Bruce Ferrara , Neonatologist , Children Minnesota HospitalDr. Chris Dobson , Anesthesiologist , Orlando FLDr. Najib Khouja , Tunisian NeurosurgeonNURSESNancy Naguib , Operating RoomBarb Wiemann, Operating RoomNorie Wilson , Intensive care unitLaura Snyder , Intensive Care Unit
5Other non Algerians Patients Six patientsTwo LibyansFour TunisiansFor privacy reason , we did not have the authorization to take pictures.
6The medical team were able to see two patients with trauma case not related to Spina Bifida
7How many children benefited from Surgery ? 12 children had benefited from surgery.Most of them had Shunts cerebro-AbdominalAnd Back corrections.Total of 24 surgeries have been made, shunts & backs corrections.Time Duration of the surgery is between 3 hrs to 7 hrs.Among the 12 children , two have been operated by the Tunisian Dr. Najib Khouja .