Neurosurgical team arrives in Port-au-Prince
By Jennifer Browning
PORT-Au-PRINCE, Haiti–Seventeen people arrived in Haiti yesterday as part of Project Medishare’s Neurosurgical team which were composed of neurosurgeons, anesthesiologists, nurse anesthesiologists, pediatricians and students. The group was there to help children with various neurological problems such as hydrocephalus, micro-cephalic, brain tumors and spinal bifida.
The team began performing surgeries La Paix Hospital at shortly after 1 p.m. and performed 11 surgeries.
The team had been in Port-au-Prince two weeks ago for surgical assessment.