BOSAD study team undertook their annual research review meeting in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

BOSAD study team undertook their annual research review meeting in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia (Reposted from AO Alliance website) In the heart of Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, a conference room buzzed with anticipation as Ethiopian trauma and orthopedic surgeons and stakeholders gathered for the BOne Setting Associated Disability (BOSAD) study review meeting. Representatives from eight host tertiary …

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Case scenario 7 An 8 years old boy sustained a falling down injury from a tree while collecting fruit three days before he presented to our hospital. His dad witnessed a bone coming out of his right elbow which was spoiled with mud. Then the family took him to a local traditional bonesetter in hurry. There, …

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Case scenario 8

Case scenario 8 A 16 years old female adolescent come from one of rural area after she sustain falling down injury of 2 years back. After she sustain the trauma, her families took her to different traditional bone setters where she got massaged many times and tight dressing was applied. After 5 months of repeated …

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Case scenario 7

Case scenario 7 An 11 years old male child who sustained falling down injury of 1 week duration to his left upper arm which was closed in nature. Unfortunately, the family took him to traditional bone setters where he gets massaged and tight dressing was applied to fasten his healing process. In addition to the …

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BOSAD Research team undertook their annual Review meeting on July 02, 2022, at Ethiopia Hotel, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.

BOSAD Research team undertook their annual Review meeting on July 02, 2022, at Ethiopia Hotel, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. It has been one year since BOSAD national multicenter study data collection has been started on July 15, 2021 which was planned for one year period. During the data collection period, there were a lot of ups …

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BOSAD national multicenter anthropologic study is officially launched on May 03, 2022 at Ethiopia Hotel, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.

BOSAD national multicenter anthropologic study is officially launched on May 03, 2022 at Ethiopia Hotel, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. The BOSAD anthropologic study is launched on May 03, 2022 after giving full day training for the qualitative study data collectors at Ethiopia Hotel, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.  The training was given by Professor Fentie Ambaw (PI of …

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Case Scenario 6

Case Scenario 6 Nine years old male patients presented after he sustain falling down accident and injured to his left wrist area. He was taken to local bone setter and massaged there and tight bandage was applied. He presented to hospital after 3 days of trauma. Upon presentation, he has severe swelling with blister and …

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Case Scenario 5

Case Scenario 5 A 32 years old male patient who sustain road traffic injury 5 months back to his left forearm which was closed injury. Then he was taken to traditional bone setters where bamboo splint was applied for 4 weeks. Then the traditional bone setters tell him as it is healed and he start …

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Case Scenario 4

Case Scenario 4 A 20 years old female patient who sustain falling down accident 9 years back to her right forearm which was closed injury. Then she was taken to traditional bone setters where she gets massaged and tight dressing was applied many times. The traditional bone setters applied fenugreek seed as traditional herbal medication …

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Case Scenario 3

Case Scenario 3 This is 16 years old male patient who came from rural area. He sustains falling down injury from a tree to his right forearm. It was open initially. For this he has taken to tradition bone setters and traditional splint was applied there and stay for 2 weeks. The traditional bone setters …

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