EAST AFRICAN NEWS

KENYA: Lawyers accuse medics of sabotaging cases

December 2014 Dailynation; Doctors were Monday accused of frustrating cases involving medical negligence by refusing to testify against their colleagues. Many cases involving wrong diagnosis that resulted in deaths, illegal surgical operations and abdication of duty by medics could not proceed in courts because of the doctors’ unwillingness to show …

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TANZANIA: Dar Seeks Funds for Anti-Retroviral Care

November 2014 DailyNews; THE government is looking for funds to implement World Health Organization (WHO) guidance of placing HIV/Aids positive people with CD4 count of 500 on Antiretroviral (ARV) therapy. The Deputy Minister for Health and Social Welfare, Dr Stephen Kebwe, said that according to WHO, placing them on ARV …

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