Brazil 3 project

Impact of training health professionals and patients with inherited bleeding disorders on quality of treatment

Partner institution
Hemocentro do Estado do Espírito Santo – HEMOES, Vitoria

Represented by
Dr Alessandra Nunes Loureiro Prezotti, M.D., Ph.D

2 years, started Q3 2013



  • Develop practical recommendations customised for professionals who work in primary health care
  • Create educative material for professionals and for people with haemophilia with inherited bleeding disorders and their families
  • Develop a treatment guiding poster to be placed in emergency rooms
  • Devise an educative and monitoring diary for people with haemophilia with inherited bleeding disorders
  • Prepare and deliver training activities for people with haemophilia and their families
  • Organise scientific meetings and training programmes to expand and apply the outcomes generated by this project
  • Publicise the results in a national meeting and the haemophilia journal


  • 487 healthcare professionals trained
  • Built capacity in emergency departments in 49 municipalities
  • 20% increase in people with haemophilia able to self-infuse treatment at home in two years

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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