Presentation on theme: "MISSION TUNIS SPINA BIFIDA 09/08/2012 to 09/14/2012"— Presentation transcript:
1 MISSION TUNIS SPINA BIFIDA 09/08/2012 to 09/14/2012 HHotel El Quds
2 A 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
5 Other non Algerians Patients Six patientsTwo LibyansFour TunisiansFor privacy reason , we did not have the authorization to take pictures.
6 The medical team were able to see two patients with trauma case not related to Spina Bifida
7 How 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 .