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  1. The Lancet Commission on Global Surgery established that surgical conditions comprise approximately 33% of the disease burden. If the emphasis is placed solely on Primary Care this will simply uncover this burden of surgical disease, but not be able to render any treatment. In other words when trying to establish universal service delivery it is paramount to provide the necessary surgical / anaesthetic backup to deal with the extra burden.

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