The Outpatients department in the Hospitals were divided into two types, surgical and non-‐surgical, and were distributed numerically as follows:
From this survey, it was noted the lack of any cardiac surgery outpatient department and the unavailability of this specialty across the hospitals that were surveyed. Also, there was a scarce number of oncologist surgeons at the hospitals, which were replaced by general surgeons. In addition, there were few neurosurgery outpatient departments that did not exceed five, in the survey. With regards to both plastic surgery and pediatric surgery outpatient departments, there were only 9 departments, of each, respectively.