Shifting global surgery’s center of gravity

      Inequity in access to surgical care is pronounced for those living in low- and middle-income countries (LMICs). Surgery has often been portrayed as a luxury for these populations. Nearly 40% of global health funding is disproportionately allocated to infectious diseases while only 1.3% is allocated to non-communicable diseases.
      2014-2019: 5 Years of The Global Coordination Mechanism on NCDs.
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