Community Health Camp
Viral Hepatitis B and C, causing chronic liver disease, complications and death, are a major concern for Pakistan. VFAHT in collaboration with the Hepatitis & Infection Control Program, Punjab, organized a Hepatitis Screening and Vaccination Camp at the de ’Montmorency College of Dentistry on August 12, 2021. This camp targeted to screen and vaccinate the college students, hospital staff and faculty. A total of 203 students and staff members were screened against Hepatitis B and C, while 184 were vaccinated against Hepatitis B at the camp. For testing HBV and HCV Rapid Diagnostic Testing (RDT) kits were used. This activity aimed to raise awareness about the gravity of hepatitis spread and preventive measures. The team showed full adherence to COVID-19 SOPs during the camp.
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