|Project||Cleft Lip & Palate Project (CLIPP)|
• Improve the ability to eat, speak, hear and breathe, as well as restore the appearance of 50 targeted beneciaries. • Increase capacity of DCH surgical sta in cleft lip & palate technical skills and knowledge.
|Project Partners||Dhaka Community Hospital (DCH)|
Reconstructive surgeries for congenital facial deformities • Teaching session by MERCY Malaysia surgical team to DCH medical and nursing sta about cleft lip and palate
|Locations||Dhaka Community Hospital (DCH)|
|Period||3rd to 9th September, 2015|
• 45 cleft lip and/or palate reconstructive surgeries • 5 post-operative ward rounds • 2 teaching sessions • 0 post-operative infections