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Dr. Mulualem Gesesse, An inspirational Neonatologist

An inspirational heartfelt story of neonatologist Dr. Mulualem Gessese and her journey in transforming the newborn care system in Ethiopia. Her passion and commitment helped save over 6,000 babies in the country. In Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, the neonatal intensive care unit at Yekatit 12 Hospital is primitive to say the least. For the preterm babies, whose lungs require constant pressure ...

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Dr. Mulualem Gesesse, The Doctor who is saving lives of thousands of babies in Ethiopia

In Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, the neonatal intensive care unit at Yekatit 12 Hospital is primitive to say the least. For the preterm babies, whose lungs require constant pressure to prop up air sacs in their lungs, a standard CPAP (continuous positive airway pressure) machine is unavailable. So the doctor there, Mulualem Gessesse, and her nurses had to get a little ...

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