Reference : V-P-NG-E-00624
Date : 08/05/2015
Country/Region : NIGERIA
Caption : Borno State, Maiduguri, State Specialist Hospital. An ICRC anaesthetist looks after a man during an operation to treat weapon wounds.
Confidentiality level : public
Publication restrictions : publication without restrictions
Copyright : ICRC
Description : Working in cooperation with the Ministry of Health, the ICRC is caring for internally displaced persons and people wounded by weapons who need emergency surgery.
Maiduguri is one of 15 health facilities that have received first-aid materials and medicines from the ICRC in recent months. The ICRC is making it possible for displaced people to receive treatment at the hospital in Maiduguri free of charge. The ICRC provides medical supplies and surgical training to the State Specialist Hospital in Maiduguri to help treat illnesses and wounds inflicted by bomb blasts and gunshots.
Original material : digital
Resolution : 5015x3344
Orientation : landscape
Colour/B&W : colour