Kenya 2 fellowship

Providing physiotherapy for haemophilia patients in Kenya

Agrippina Matasyo, physiotherapist, Kenyatta National Hospital, Nairobi

Host institute
Johannesburg Academic Hospital “Haemophilia Comprehensive Treatment Centre”, Johannesburg, South Africa, represented by Prof Johnny Mahlangu

Two months, completed 2015


  • Perform physiotherapy related patient management skills in haemophilia and other bleeding disorders
  • Assist patients recovery after major operations in haemophilia
  • Advise patients in physiotherapy home related programs
  • Training other members in the department on management of PWH
  • Learn how to reduce pain by improving the joint functionality and muscle strength.

Partner with NNHF

NNHF funds and supports projects in developing countries to improve access to care for people with haemophilia and allied bleeding disorders.

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