Egypt 2 project

Improving musculoskeletal (MSK) care and establishing a MSK-registry to collect outcome data

Partner institution
Egyptian Society of Hemophilia, Cairo

Represented by
Dr Magda Rakha, President, as responsible project applicant
Dr Adly Sabbour, Physiotherapist, as MSK-expert and trainer and as such co-responsible person

2 years, Q1 2016 – Q4 2017



  • Healthcare professionals training including haematologists and physiotherapists
  • Establish musculoskeletal (MSK) care registry in Egypt
  • Start treating people with haemophilia and evaluate their joint functions
  • Write a publication about the project and inform the authority about the project results
  • MSK advocacy for policy for inclusion
  • Strengthen the haemophilia dentist clinic in Cairo


  • Strengthened the haemophilia dentist clinic in Cairo
  • Organised 3 trainings for the physiotherapists and haematologists
  • Printed 1,000 physiotherapy educational materials
  • Implementation of shock-wave procedure in the physiotherapy clinics

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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