Health camp organized by RaC KMC, RaC Patan West and Youth for future- nepal at Dhadhing, Jyamrung on 7 th may 2011 was great suceess.The venue was 5 hour drive from kathmandu. 233 patient were benifited from the camp. It was a one day camp, started at 1200 pm. The participant on the programme in medical team from RaC KMC were Rtr.Dr. Karun Devkota, Rt.rDr..Prajan Rai, Rtr.Dr. Uttam Laudari, Rtr.Nimesh Adhikari and Dr.Bijaya Giri. The medicine for the programme was provided by HAMS hospital.
Most common problem we encountered were, COPD, Asthma, Pelvic inflammatory disease, Anemia, backache, multiple joint pain, Acid peptic disease, and few cases of fever, chronic liver disease,wound, hydrocele etc. We basically offered them medicines and referred them to tertiary care center according to severity. The camp focused on general health check up and to raise awareness about Blood Pressure Tracking, Diabetes, antitobacco, obesity, visual screening and the importance of timely general health check up.
We found that more than 60% of female were chronic smokers, and pelvic inflammatory disease was very common among the womens.
After the camp we had cultural programme, we were welcomed by the PANCHE BAAJA, we enjoyed a lot, next day we had site seeing programme and again started 1.5 hours camp and we returned.
special thanks to Abishek Dai, Rtr. Deependra Chaulagain(chartered President RaC Patan West, Mani dai, Aabiskaar subedi(youth for future).
Kathmandu Medical College184 Baburam Acharya Sadak, Sinamangal, Kathmandu, Nepal.