Patient Support Meet at Lalbaug - 23rd December 2018
A patient support group meeting was organized by Apex Kidney Foundation for the dialysis patients of Lalbaug Cha Raja charitable dialysis centre. This meeting was held on 23rd Dec 2018 from morning 9:00 am to 2:00 pm. In the beginning of the program, breakfast was served to all the patients, relatives and staff members. This was followed by lectures by doctors from Apex Kidney Care.
The speakers and their respective topics were as follows:
Dr Shrirang Bichu, Consultant Nephrologist and Transplant Physician – Do’s and Don’ts on Dialysis
Dr Parag Tilve, Consultant Nephrologist – BP medication for dialysis patients
Rachana Jasani, Consultant Renal Dietitian – Diet on dialysis
Dr. Rajesh Kumar, Consultant Nephrologist and Transplant Physician – Vascular Access in Hemodialysis
After these lectures, a quiz session was held and the winners were felicitated.
This session was then concluded by thanks giving to all the AKF volunteers and was followed by lunch
Toward the end of event, secret santa was arranged to give gifts like stress balls, tourniquet belts, Water bottle to all dialysis patient along with informative brochures.