Thalassemia Clinic at CTBD – 26th September 2019
No of Patients – 11
Participants: Dr Ramana , Mrs Jaya , Mrs Rani, Mrs Bharathi , Dr Srikar Mane and Mrs Jayanthi.
Financial Assistance- 19th August 2019:
7 patients received financial assistance of Rs 17,000 each for medical treatment. This would not have been possible without the support of Donors. We take this opportunity to thank all.
Vijayawada Camp: 25th Aug 2019
Venue : Shikara school
Participants: Dr Ramana , Dr Sridevi, Dr Maganti Prasad, Hemanth and Jaya.
Thalassemia Clinic @ Redcross Society, Vidya Nagar
CCF Organised free clinic for Thalassemia patients at Redcross on 14th Aug between 4PM and 6PM.
8 patients attended the clinic. Dr. Ramana(Hematology) , Dr NItin Krishna(Cardiology )and Dr. Pitchi Reddy guided the patients on management of Thalassemia.
2D echo was done by Dr Nitin Krishna for all the patients .
Volunteers Jaya , Hemanth, Martha and Shilaja participated.
Thalassemia clinic @ Centre for Thalassemia and blood disorders, Hyderabad
CCF organized free checkup for Thalassemia patients at CTBD on 31st July between 4PM and 6PM.
11 patients attended the clinic. Dr. Ramana and Dr. Saifulla guided the patients on management of Thalassemia.
Volunteers Jaya , Hemanth, Bharathi , Rani participated.
Kadapa Medical Camp- 24 July 2019
CCF organised a Free medical checkup for Thalassemia community at RIMS, kadapa on 24th of July
71 patients and families participated. Dr Ramana( Hematology), Dr Shrikar mane (Pediatric Dental), Dr Kishore (Endocrinology), Dr Saifulla (Medical Officer), Dr Murtaza( Cardiology), Miss Rani (Nurse at CTBD Transfusion centre) and volunteers from Thalassemia and blood disorders society, Kadapa joined together and guided the patients on the management of Thalassemia.
Dental checkup for all kids, Indirect pulp capping treatments, Pulpotomy procedures, Scaling, Restorations were done free of cost for children during the camp.
2D echo and Tissue doppler were done by Dr Murtaza for all the kids to monitor the iron overload due to transfusions. Local PG students also participated and were educated on the same during the activity.
Endocrine checkup and assessment was done by Dr Kishore and Diet and Drug administration were explained by Sister Rani with Charts.
We thank Thalassemia Society Kadapa , RIMS Hospital, Kadapa for all the arrangements during the camp.
July 7 – CME on Thalassemia – Quality of Life
Many eminent speakers and doctors were invited and service providers from Telangana and Andhra Region participated in the one day program. Dr Stalin Ramprakash from Bangalore shared his insights on Bone Marrow Transplant for Thalassemia community.