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Nursing in Uganda: view from the frontline

In June 2007, Senior Staff Nurse Duncan Smith swapped the Coronary Care Unit at Guy’s & St. Thomas’ in London for the International Hospital in Kampala, Uganda. For the next two years, Duncan will be sharing his skills as a VSO volunteer, training the next generation of Ugandan nurses, improving the standards of nursing care and the number of students entering the profession. Here he describes ...

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