Ngora Freda Carr Hospital in Ngora, Uganda

Vocational Training Team in Obstetric and New-born Emergencies: Visit to Freda Carr Hospital Ngora, Uganda

‘It was really good’ Vincent replied when I asked him how the training went for him. Ugandans are always ever so polite, so I pushed further. ‘What was good about it?’, I probed. ‘I did not know about opening the airway and using the face mask to breath for the baby’ he said. ‘I usually wrap the baby and put the baby on the mother’s chest and try to bag the baby’. He went on, ‘I have meditated on what I have learnt and read the lecture notes again and again’. ‘It was really good’ he repeated.