Rewa team started our trip to Temisgang at 7am on 14th November. The team reached at Nimo 8clock. We had breakfast there after that the team visited our first patient at Saspol village.
His name is U. R., he is 9years old and diagnosis is Mental retardation(Light Unilateral CP). We checked him and did some exercise. TA stretching and calf stretching with wall support and also showed his Mother to do this exercise. After that we reached at Temisgang, then we visited our first patient S. Y., her diagnosis is cp bilateral, we brought her a wheelchair and warm jacket and we did exercise like hamstring stretching, hip rotation, flexion and extention of both legs. Then we visited the second patient J. T., his diagnosis is cp bilateral, we bought a wheelchair and did some exercise stretching both legs. We put her on prone position ann tried to lift up her head, moving her head to both sides. Third patient is S. Y., her diagnosis is muscular dystrophy. We checked her previous exercisea and she is doing good. She got improved with her left hand.
Fourth patient is S. J. and we visited him at school. They are celebrating children day so we gave him orthopedic shoe and they fit very good. Next patient is also studying in same school, his name is U. C., his diagnosis is polio and we gave him orthopedic shoes.
After that the team moved to Hemis Shukpachan and visited the next patient, his name is P. G., his diagnosis is suspicion spination spina bifida occulta. We checked him and did some exercise: hamstrging stretching, stretching both legs and also we showed his Mother some great exercises to do at home.
Then the team visited the last patient at Liker village.We visited him at home he got surgery from the Doctor from Srinagar so we could not do anything. We gave him orthopedic shoes and after visiting him team moved back to leh.
Physios Kunzang, chuskit ,Rinchen, Othzer and Driver Tsewang