Navigation Links
Oklahoma City Surgeon Assembles Team for Haiti Relief Effort
Date:1/27/2010

Double Harvest is an organization that has been working in Haiti for many years. This group has built a village with a tilapia farm that serves as support for residents of the area. Double Harvest has had clinic facilities to serve its area for some time, but their function has become much larger in recent days. OKC Surgeon, Dr. Houshang Seradge is leading a team to help fill the new demands at the facility

(PRWEB) January 27, 2010 -- In his daily update from Haiti, Frantz Angus tells us “Improvising is our new word at Double Harvest. The front part of the clinic is used as pre-op and ’triage’ area. Our nurses and doctors are almost working around the clock. The clinic is so full; we have had to open 3 classrooms and the gym to accommodate patients. The whole cafeteria was full of people needing help today. We needed some orthopedic drills. We had to take the cordless drills from the community to drill our way to bone for external fixators.” He continues, “The bad thing with all this is the amount of patients taken care of during the first days when there was a lack of medicine and sanitary conditions. They are developing infections. Today we had to amputate two feet and a leg because of situations like that.” In addition to the patients that are being treated, busloads of orphans are also arriving daily at Double Harvest. Mr. Angus reported that just this week so many orphans arrived it was impossible to make an accurate count.

Oklahoma City Orthopedic Surgeon, Dr. Houshang Seradge and his medical team have volunteered to go to Haiti to care for injured children and adults at Double Harvest. Dr. Seradge said “Our team wants to go and help as much as possible.” Double Harvest is working to put together
'/>"/>

Source: PRWeb
Copyright©2010 Vocus, Inc.
All rights reserved  

Page: 1 2

Related medicine news :

1. An Innovation in Health Care Opens at a CVS/pharmacy Store in the Oklahoma City Region
2. Health Care Service Corporation Provides Personal Clinical Summaries to Members of its Blue Cross and Blue Shield plans in Illinois, New Mexico, Oklahoma and Texas
3. Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Oklahoma Announces Flexible, Affordable Blue MedicareRx(SM) Medicare Prescription Drug Plans
4. Expanded Options for Medicare Beneficiaries in Oklahoma
5. State Leaders Recognize Oklahomas Improvement in Immunization Rankings
6. LCA-Vision Announces the Opening of its 75th LasikPlus(R) Vision Center in Tulsa, Oklahoma
7. Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Oklahoma Launches an Integrated Medical-Dental Health Program
8. Oklahoma Students Win Be Smart-Dont Start! Contest
9. DNC: Bush-McCain Alert - President Touts Bush-McCain Health Care Agenda in Oklahoma
10. Grubb & Ellis Healthcare REIT Acquires Oklahoma City Medical Portfolio
11. The Most Ordinary Things Can Cause the Most Extraordinary Eye Injuries, Says the Oklahoma Academy of Ophthalmology
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
Related Image:
Oklahoma City Surgeon Assembles Team for Haiti Relief Effort
(Date:8/30/2015)... ... August 31, 2015 , ... Negotiating an FDA Import Hold Crisis:, Strategies ... p.m. EDT, http://www.fdanews.com/importholdcrisis , US authorities are holding imports more than ever ... India. , With alerts on an uptick and a new final rule, having a ...
(Date:8/30/2015)... ... August 31, 2015 , ... ChopChop Kids, the nonprofit publisher ... recently elected two new officers to serve on the organization’s Board of Directors ... and teaching kids to cook real food with their families and help continue ...
(Date:8/30/2015)... ... August 30, 2015 , ... ... to announce that Partner Daniel M. Kotin was recently elected to membership in ... constitutes the highest degree of peer recognition and outstanding professionalism. , ABOTA ...
(Date:8/30/2015)... ... August 30, 2015 , ... Lizzie’s Lice Pickers , a company ... The company is currently offering lice head checks for just $10, which is a ... a 10% discount on their lice treatment products. “With kids returning to school, it ...
(Date:8/30/2015)... ... August 30, 2015 , ... InHealth Media ( http://www.inhealthmedia.com ) ... Communications Director for InHealth Media. Mr. Spector comes with a wide array ... doing on-air television, producing shows, on air-radio and media relations. , Brian ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:FDAnews Announces — Negotiating an FDA Import Hold Crisis: Strategies for Challenging FDA Findings Webinar, Sept. 22, 2015 2Health News:FDAnews Announces — Negotiating an FDA Import Hold Crisis: Strategies for Challenging FDA Findings Webinar, Sept. 22, 2015 3Health News:ChopChop Kids Appoints New Chair and Vice-Chair to Board of Directors 2Health News:ChopChop Kids Appoints New Chair and Vice-Chair to Board of Directors 3Health News:Chicago Personal Injury Lawyer Daniel M. Kotin Elected to the American Board of Trial Advocates 2Health News:Chicago Personal Injury Lawyer Daniel M. Kotin Elected to the American Board of Trial Advocates 3Health News:Lizzie’s Lice Pickers Announces Back to School Head Check Special and Discounted Lice Treatment Products 2Health News:InHealth Media Appoints New Global Communications Director 2
... http://www.minuteclinic.com ), the pioneer and largest provider ... announced that it has become a,participating provider ... national provider of individual medical,small group and ... a MinuteClinic health care center, members enrolled ...
... Ltd., the biomedical,research group and developer of the ... Exempla Healthcare has contracted to utilize QDS,internet Quality ... QDS automates the gap between donor registration ... utilizes audio-visual touch screen computer,assisted donor self interviewing ...
... war on asthma symptom control could be a psychological one, ... and Dads leeriness towards their childrens asthma medications simply ... that outweigh the benefits might explain to some extent ... the wheezing, coughing and trouble-breathing disease do not take their ...
... by UT Southwestern Medical Center researchers has found that overweight ... high risk for iron deficiency. , Based on data ... that 20 percent of overweight toddlers were iron-deficient, compared to ... 7 percent of normal-weight toddlers. , The study, appearing ...
... weeks press release: , , Renal function and coronary ... mice by mesenchymal stem cells overexpressing angiopoietin 1, , , ... the links below to take your readers straight to ... ARTICLES WILL BE PUBLISHED ONLINE: , , Renal function and ...
... 28 at 11 a.m. in Nashville, NASHVILLE, ... leaders from Tennessee will hold a press conference ... granting the U.S.,Food and Drug Administration (FDA) authority ... entire Tennessee Congressional Delegation,particularly U.S. Representatives Bart Gordon ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:MinuteClinic Becomes Participating Provider with Assurant Health 2Health News:MinuteClinic Becomes Participating Provider with Assurant Health 3Health News:Exempla Healthcare Contracts For Talisman's Quality Donor System 2Health News:Parents' perceptions can hamper kids' asthma care, study finds 2Health News:Parents' perceptions can hamper kids' asthma care, study finds 3Health News:Overweight toddlers and those not in day care at risk for iron deficiency 2Health News:Overweight toddlers and those not in day care at risk for iron deficiency 3Health News:Renal function and heart disease, and more 2Health News:Tennessee Faith Leaders Call on Reps. Gordon & Blackburn to Co-sponsor Legislation to Protect Kids from Tobacco 2
(Date:8/28/2015)... DUBLIN , Aug. 28, 2015 ... has announced the addition of the "Investigation ... report to their offering. Developed by ... of Novolog) is an important drug for the ... aspart, as a fast- acting insulin analog, starts ...
(Date:8/28/2015)... 2015  IP Shakti, LLC, today announced that it has ... Logo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20150827/261551LOGO ... corporate identity signifies our transformation into a company focused on ... for patent claim validity." ... AIA Shield™ platform, the Company commenced a corporate re-branding initiative ...
(Date:8/28/2015)... and PITTSBURGH , ... MYL ) today announced that its shareholders have ... (NYSE: PRGO ; TASE) and the related ... at an extraordinary general meeting of shareholders held ... votes cast at the extraordinary general meeting. In ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:China Insulin Aspart Market Report 2010-2019 - Developed by Novo Nordisk 2IP Shakti, LLC Changes Company Name to Prediqtus, LLC 2Mylan Shareholders Overwhelmingly Approve Proposed Acquisition of Perrigo 2Mylan Shareholders Overwhelmingly Approve Proposed Acquisition of Perrigo 3Mylan Shareholders Overwhelmingly Approve Proposed Acquisition of Perrigo 4Mylan Shareholders Overwhelmingly Approve Proposed Acquisition of Perrigo 5Mylan Shareholders Overwhelmingly Approve Proposed Acquisition of Perrigo 6Mylan Shareholders Overwhelmingly Approve Proposed Acquisition of Perrigo 7Mylan Shareholders Overwhelmingly Approve Proposed Acquisition of Perrigo 8Mylan Shareholders Overwhelmingly Approve Proposed Acquisition of Perrigo 9
... Heska Corporation (NASDAQ: HSKA ), a provider ... , today announced that Robert Grieve, Heska,s Chairman and CEO, ... 2011 at 10:30 a.m. PT / 1:30 p.m. ET.  The ... Hotel in Los Angeles. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20000622/HESKALOGO ) ...
... Md., Sept. 13, 2011 Sodexo, Inc., a leader ... with Healthsense, Inc.  As a part of the agreement, ... existing senior living client communities – expanding Sodexo,s current ... Life for all of the people and communities they ...
Cached Medicine Technology:Heska to Present at LD MICRO Invitational on September 22, 2011 2Sodexo Partners with Healthsense to Offer Seniors Technology-Enabled Solutions that Improve Quality of Daily Life 2Sodexo Partners with Healthsense to Offer Seniors Technology-Enabled Solutions that Improve Quality of Daily Life 3
... Single Use linear stapler with LACTOMER™ ... Suture™ PREMIUM POLY CS™-57 disposable surgical ... of a temporary opening, such as ... section, or when transecting muscle tissue, ...
... Units With Titanium Staples for ... (Single Use Reloadable Stapler with ... Suture™ PREMIUM MULTIFIRE TA™ stapler ... pediatric and thoracic surgical procedures ...
... Single Use Loading Units for ... (Single Use Reloadable Staplers with ... Suture™ TA™ Reloadable staplers has ... and thoracic surgical procedures for ...
... linear stapler for resection, transection and anastomosis ... MULTIFIRE GIA™ 60 and 80 single use ... 80 single use loading units and the ... use surgical stapler with MULTIFIRE SGIA™ 60 ...
Medicine Products: