More than 5 billion people worldwide lack access to safe, affordable and timely surgical and anesthesia care. 17 million-plus will die this year of surgically related conditions, surpassing the combined deaths from AIDS, TB and malaria. What can save them—and the future of…
Canceled Surgeries, Mounting Crisis amid Malawi Drug Shortage
November 23, 2021
72-year-old Malawian Patrick Chithumba has been waiting years to get surgery for a painful bladder condition.
India’s Contagion Trains
December 16, 2020
India’s spring lockdown left tens of millions of migrant workers with no work or food—and little choice but to board special trains back home.