Health response to the humanitarian crisis in Ukraine

The humanitarian crisis in Ukraine has affected 4.4 million people and led to the displacement of 1.6 million. Of those affected, 3.4 million are currently in need of humanitarian assistance.

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What to do when you are running against time to save a life

Rapidity of intervention and knowledge of the right steps to take are crucial for saving lives in trauma situations. If a patient’s airway is obstructed, there are only few minutes left to avoid death. Major trauma care also requires several health specialists to intervene simultaneously as a team.

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Eastern Ukraine: health professionals share their daily challenges in providing care

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