Table of contents
Professor Hassan Saidi; A Pillar of the Annals of African Surgery
Bahaty Riogi, James Kigera

Finding the Optimal Paradigm in Surgical Training and Mentorship: Prof. Saidi’s Example
Isaac Oluoch Kobe

Report on the 2017 Paediatric Colorectal Conference
Timothy Jumbi, Swaleh Shahbal,Francis Osawa, Joel Lessan

Indications and Immediate Outcomes of Tracheostomy in Rwanda
Niyonzima Charles, Kaitesi Batamuliza Mukara

The Canadian Head CT Rule; A Hospital Audit
John Kinyua

Open Common Bile Duct Exploration in a Nigerian Tertiary Hospital
Adewale Adisa, Olusegun Alatise, Olalekan Olasehinde, Bolanle Ibitoye, Olukayode Arowolo, Oladejo Lawal

Professor Saidi; Founder of the SSK Resident’s Forum.
Waweru James

Contribution of Professor Saidi to Surgical Education in Kenya
Daniel Ojuka

Diagnosing Ileal Atresia: The Role of Clinical Correlation and Plain Radiography
Timothy Mwai Jumbi, Manvinder Singh Mann, Joel Kipyegon Lessan

Bilateral Olecranon Fracture and Radio-Humeral Dislocation
Fred Kalande

Schistosoma Mansoni Proctocolitis with Polyposis
Fridah Bosire, Ian Orwa, Michael Mwachiro, Robert Parker, Russell White

Volume 15, Issue 2


The Annals of African Surgery (AAS) would like to recruit an intern who will assist the editors in the running of the regions’ leading surgical academic journal. The intern will ...
The Annals of African Surgery (AAS) the premier surgical read in the continent has been accepted into the Directorate of Open Access Journals (DOAJ). The DOAJ is one of the ...
The AAS held its first Reviewers Training on 11th August 2018 at the Upper Hill Medical Centre, Nairobi. The aim of the training was to equip reviewers with the necessary ...
The Editor in Chief Dr. James Kigera had the opportunity to visit the home of the Annals of Internal Medicine at the American College of Physicians in Philadelphia. The Annals ...
The meeting which was held in Addis Ababa from 26th to 28th June began with the delegation observing a moment of silence in memory of the late Annals of African ...
Dr. James Kigera, Editor-in-Chief AAS, was inducted as the new Honorary Chairman of the Kenya Orthopedic Association (KOA) at a colorful ceremony held at the Pride Inn Paradise Resort, Shanzu ...