Daily Archives: September 27, 2015

Itigi: Day 4 September 22, 2015

The boxes set off by van for the 11 hour trip to us from Dar es Salaam to Itigi (pronounced “Itiggy”). We delay the start of surgery for one day. The hospital uses different anesthetics and anesthesia machines, and in … Continue reading

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Itigi: Day 3

Monday September 21, 2015 The team has an early breakfast before meeting the hospital staff. We tour St. Gaspar’s which has a CT machine.  In clinic the surgeons examine the patients with anesthesia and pediatrics. The evaluation we do here … Continue reading

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Itigi: Day 2

Sunday September 20, 2015 Six a.m. breakfast had us in our bus and An extra van with our 15 boxes for the 600 km drive west through Dodoma to Itigi. There are towns and villages, farms and stores. The road … Continue reading

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