Ear screening program details of Community People of Humla

 6th -10th October, 2017

 

Screening program was carried out by a team from Ear Care Nepal which included ENT Surgeon: Dr. Milan Maharjan, Dr. Monica Schumacher, Mr. Binay Bikram Adhikari, Mr. Naresh Shakya, Ms. Alina Madhikarmi, Ms. Elina Maharjan,Mr. Gylchen Lama, Mr. Topden Lama, Mr Rajan Shahi.

Active participation and support was provided by the teacher during entire program.

  • Total number of students ear screened: 165
  • Total number of students with normal finding: 134(81.21%)
  • Total number of students with wax: 0
  • Total number of students with external ear problem: 5(17.24%)
    • Otitis Externa: 1   
  • Total number of students with middle ear problem: 24(14.54%)
    • CSOM TT: 15
    • Retracted TM: 7
    • Otitis Media: 2
  • SNHL: 6(3.63%)
  • Mixed Hearing Loss: 1(0.60%)
  • Total number of students with hearing loss: 12(7.27%)%)   
    • CHL: 5
    • SNHL: 6
    • Mixed Hearing Loss: 1
  • Total number of students requiring ear surgery: 2

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School Ear Screening Programs

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Monastery Ear Screening Programs

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Up Coming Events

 August 2019

 

Kavrepalanchowk School Based Ear Health Program for Prevention of Deafness

(June 2018 - November 2019)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Future programs/ projects

To expand the school based program outside Lalitpur district to Kathmandu Valley and then to cover up the whole country

Provide Oto-rhino-laryngological and Audiological tests to establish