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The lack of access to proper neurological care is a significant problem in low- to middle-income countries.The development of local training programmes, development of national programmes in collaboration with medical colleges and creation of online educational material are examples of various initiatives currently being implemented across the world.Collaborative efforts between medical societies and these local groups will be vital to the success of these initiatives, and for the improvement of access to paediatric neurology care in these underserved areas.

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Jorge Vidaurre, Nationwide Children's Hospital

Division of Pediatric Neurology, Department of Pediatrics, Nationwide Children’s Hospital,
Columbus, Ohio; The Ohio State University, Wexner Medical Center, Columbus, Ohio

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Vidaurre, J., Clarke, D., Spiciarich, M., Beal, J., & Moshé, S. (2019). Pediatric neurology and epilepsy care in low-middle income countries: Importance of collaborative efforts and active involvement of local leaders. Journal of the International Child Neurology Association, 1(1).


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