Exporting Plastic Surgical Care to Developing Countries

Evan S. Garfein, Jacqueline Hom, John B. Mulliken

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationManagement of Cleft Lip and Palate in the Developing World
PublisherJohn Wiley & Sons Ltd
Pages5-21
Number of pages17
ISBN (Print)9780470019689
DOIs
StatePublished - Feb 9 2009
Externally publishedYes

Keywords

  • Create long-term, self-sufficient care
  • Delivering health care to Developing Countries - three common principles
  • Delivery of surgical care in Developing World
  • Evolution of surgical philanthropic efforts
  • Exporting plastic surgical care to developing countries
  • Large-scale charities and type of care and measure of success
  • Management of cleft lip and palate
  • Plastic surgical care - from developed to developing countries
  • Smile Train, Interplast and Operation Smile
  • Volunteers in Plastic Surgery program (VIPS)

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Health Professions(all)
  • Nursing(all)
  • Medicine(all)

Cite this

Garfein, E. S., Hom, J., & Mulliken, J. B. (2009). Exporting Plastic Surgical Care to Developing Countries. In Management of Cleft Lip and Palate in the Developing World (pp. 5-21). John Wiley & Sons Ltd. https://doi.org/10.1002/9780470988244.ch1