Consolation Sena Fetrie, GNA
Tamale, Jan. 16, GNA
– Dr Noel Tolgou Yempabe, Advisor Orthopaedic and Head of Trauma Medical procedures at
the Tamale Training Clinic (TTH), claimed 947 trauma circumstances ended up noted at the
Healthcare facility in 2019 from the 6 locations in northern Ghana.
He stated most of
these cases were being emergency ensuing from road website traffic incidents, difficulties
from the is effective of bonesetters, own and interpersonal violence,
self-injury, and assault with its attendant morbidity and mortalities.
Dr Yempabe disclosed
this in an job interview with the Ghana Information Company (GNA) in Tamale all through a
stick to-up on trauma similar situations at the Clinic.
He claimed retooling
the Crisis Device of the Clinic should be prioritised to properly tackle
unexpected emergency situations and stay clear of fatalities.
He claimed the
Computerized Tomography (CT) Scan, which was a key machines used to scan for
fractures and other associated cases was down, and desired to be refurbished or
changed to be certain effectiveness at the
Dr Yempabe spelled out
that the CT scan brings together collection of X-ray pictures taken from diverse angles
all over a patient’s human body and processed applying laptop to identify the bones,
blood vessels and delicate tissues.
Illustrations or photos from the CT
scan offer much better in-depth details than what the common X-rays
He indicated that
the Trauma Division necessary a convention place for conferences to examine associated
situations, VIP place at the trauma ward, theatre partitions, tv sets and
curtains at the wards between other things to give some amount of privacy to
Dr Yampabe observed
that most of the gear applied at the Orthopaedic Treatment Division have been
out of date and appealed for fashionable devices to improve well being treatment
He urged the Governing administration
to guidance training hospitals nationwide to organise instruction workshop for
healthcare practitioners annually, to enrich their capacities in giving quality
well being treatment for the populace.
He called on
stakeholders in the well being sector, non-governmental organisations and
philanthropic establishments to guide trauma and orthopaedic departments across
the country for suitable rehabilitation and integration of individuals into modern society.