2012 COMMUNITY OUTREACH ACTIVITIES
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Start Time: 
Sun, 2012-01-01 (All day)
End Time: 
Mon, 2012-12-31 (All day)
Location: 
Garissa Provincial General Hospital, Litein Mission Hospital, Mwingi District Hospital and Kitui District Hospital

The department of ophthalmogy runs surgical outreach clinics twice every month to various hospitals in the country. The hospitals include Litein Mission Hospital, Mwingi District Hospital, Garissa Provincial General Hospital and Kitui District Hospital.

During these outreach clinics, both lecturers and postgraduate students participate in outpatient review of patients, pre-operative assesment, eye surgeries and immediate post operative care. The resident eye care team ensures proper long term post operative management.

The department provides all consumables required for surgery while the partnering hospitals provide food and inpatient care at an affordable cost.

In the year 2012, a total 3289 patients (2741 Adults and 548 children) were screened and a total of 956  eye surgeries were performed (see attached report).

2013 OUTREACH SCHETDULE

OUTREACH PICTURE 1

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OUTREACH PICTURE 5

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ANALYSIS OF OUTREACH STATISTICS FOR THE YEAR 2012.xls42 KB