J Surg Res 2020 11 6;255:565-574. Epub 2020 Jul 6.
Department of Surgery, Duke University, Durham, North Carolina; Duke Global Health Institute, Duke University, Durham, North Carolina. Electronic address:
Background: Gastroschisis silos are often unavailable in sub-Saharan Africa (SSA), contributing to high mortality. We describe a collaboration between engineers and surgeons in the United States and Uganda to develop a silo from locally available materials.
Methods: Design criteria included the following: < $5 cost, 5 ± 0. Read More