Strain Echocardiography





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Project Description

Region: South America

Country: Brazil

Location: São Paulo

Total Budget: $51,750

Area of Focus: Maternal and child health

This project visa the purchase of an equipament that measures the deformities of the heart (ECO STRAIN). This measure is very important for better quantify the function of the heart. Children who suffers from cancer often receives drugs such chemoterapy that have some cardiac effects like miocardic depression. A better evaluation of the cardiac function of this population is very important in the management of this patients. ITACI (HC-FMUSP) is a hospital that cares of children with neoplasic diseases and pacients submitted to Bone marrow Transplantation. This hospital receives children from everyplace of Brasil, especially the critical ones. The physicians involved in this type of diagnosis are already trained.

Primary Host Partner

District: 4430

Rotary Club of: São Paulo-Freguesia do Ó

Primary Contact: Maria Thereza De Cordes Cabedo

Email: mariathereza1109@gmail.com

Primary International Partner

District: 3020

Rotary Club of:

Primary Contact: Ramiro Rodriguez

Email: ramiro@milruedas.com

Project Status

Need $23,834
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Project listed for the 2018-19 Rotary Year.

The TRF Grant application number is #51750.

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District 3020 DDF





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History Log Entries


System Entry

System Entry: Creation of project page.


by Jesse T. Campos

System Entry: Pledge of $8,000 DDF by Maddu Jagadeeswara of District 3020.

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