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Innovation: MSF know-how goes mobile

MSF / Doctors Without Borders medical guidelines are legendary. Whether it's treating cerebral malaria in the under-fives, or how to anaesthetise a patient when the only drugs available aren't used in your home country, the MSF guidelines have been offering clear, concise information to our staff in the field for years. But they're big books, and electronic pdf files are of limited use if you're visiting a clinic with no electricity. Tim Wilkinson blogs about a simple idea that's aiming to change all that...