Parintins Prefecture will campaign for the cleft palate surgery in October

Are at least 40 surgical interventions in day 2 e 6 of October.
11/09/2017 17h04 - Updated 11/09/2017 17h05
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A campaign for cleft palate surgeries will be held next October in Parintins, County 369 km away from Manaus. Are at least 40 surgical interventions in day 2 e 6 of October, no Hospital Jofre Cohen.

According to Parintins Prefecture, participate in the collective effort 12 health professionals from outside the city as technical, surgeons and anesthetists, including Americans, as well as members of the Health Department frame.

Interventions cover new patients and will continue in the treatment of cleft lip or cleft.
According to the Health Secretary, Ronaldo Cardoso, the city shows commitment to the health seeking important partnerships for the realization of this journey. “It's the kind of work that brings a great benefit, improving self-esteem of the people”, said.

The Oral Health Coordinator of Health, Reney Viana also reported that 11 a 18 September stakeholders should seek the receipt of Jofre Cohen Hospital of 14h to 17h to get all the information on the task force. “will be 40 surgery and it is important that families seek us as soon as possible in order to meet successfully this beautiful work”, He stressed.

In 2013, 49 patients, between children and adults, They benefited from reconstructive surgeries of cleft lip and cleft palate in a medical journey conducted by the same NGO. In addition to Parintins, patients have benefited from Manacapuru, Urucurituba, Barreirinha and Nhamundá. In July 2013, a similar journey and was carried Barreirinha, in October, the municipality of Coari. Total, 107 patients were operated in the three actions 2013.

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