Common Problems. Eloise Harman Based on 16 years with PH. Project Haiti. Started by Serge Geffrard, then a second year medical student in 1996-in Serge’s words “Having grown up in Haiti, I have always had a passionate desire to be part of a medical trip to my native country”
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Based on 16 years with PH
“Having grown up in Haiti, I have always had a passionate desire to be part of a medical trip to my native country”
Project Haiti was the pioneer for international service projects at UF
At each location take a few minutes to scout out the available sites for exams and figure out where the people will wait and the location of the pharmacy
Werner, Where There is No Doctor, 1992
Fluconazole 6 mg/kg for 2 weeks
Griseofulvin 20 mg/kg for 6 weeks
Scabies is an infestation by the itch mite, Sarcoptesscabiei. Mites are small eight-legged parasites . They are tiny, just 1/3 millimeter long, and burrow into the skin to produce intense itching, which tends to be worse at night. The mites which cause scabies are not visible with the naked eye but can be seen with a magnifying glass or microscope.
or has epigastric pain