Vietnam 2

Joint efforts to improve quality of haemophilia care across Vietnam

Partner institution
Vietnam Society of Congenital Bleeding Disorders, Hanoi

Represented by
Prof Nguyen Anh Tri, MD, PhD

Duration
4.5 years, Q2 2013 – Q4 2017

Status
Completed

Achievements

  • National Haemophilia Committee created
  • National diagnosis, treatment and care guidelines updated
  • Haemophilia unit established in Can Tho Central Hospital; 2 doctors, 2 nurses and 2 lab technicians trained about haemophilia diagnosis and care at NIHBT in Hanoi
  • Comprehensive care model implemented in NIHBT in Hanoi, Hue Central Hospital and Blood Transfusion Hospital in Ho Chi Minh; haematologists, technical laboratories, nurses, physiotherapists, dentists and social worker trained
  • 300 doctors from provincial hospitals trained
  • 300 medical students trained
  • 700 patients and families trained at conferences, peer group meetings each year
  • 200 patients and families trained at the summer camp each year
  • 200 new patients diagnosed by the outreach programme
  • 6 publications about haemophilia printed

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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