Ear screening program details of Viswa Niketan Secondary School

Tripureswor, Kathmandu


Screening program was carried out by a team from Ear Care Nepal: Dr. Samjhana Phuyal, Mr. Binay Bikram Adhikari, Ms. Mana Shrestha, Ms. Prity Maharjan, Ms. Alina Madhikarmi, Ms. Elina Maharjan, Ms. Ramita Maharjan.

Active participation and support was provided by the teachers during entire program.

  • Total number of students ear screened: 723
  • Total number of students with normal findings: 431 (59.61%)
  • Total number of students with wax: 207 (28.63%)
  • Total number of students with external ear problem: 3 (0.41%)
    • Otomycosis: 2
    • Impacted wax: 1
  • Total number of students with middle ear probelm: 76 (10.51%)
    • CSOM TT: 15
    • CSOM AA: 4
    • Traumatic Perforation: 1
    • ASOM: 4
    • OME: 4
    • Tympanosclerosis: 12
    • Retracted TM: 36
  • SNHL: 5 (0.69%)
  • Total number of students with hearing loss: 26 (3.59%)
    • SNHL: 5
    • CHL: 20
    • Mixed HL: 1
  • Total number of students requiring ear surgery: 15

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September 2018

Mobile Surgical Camp

Kavrepalanchowk School Based Program for Prevention of Deafness (June 2018 - November 2019)

Ear screening programs at Public Schools and Monasteries of Kathmandu Valley.

Conducting Middle ear surgery of children at public schools of Nepal.

Conducting parents counselling for ear surgery.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Future programs/ projects

To expand the school based program outside Lalitpur district to Kathmandu Valley and then to cover up the whole country

Provide Oto-rhino-laryngological and Audiological tests to establish