Reference : V-P-PK-E-00725
Date : 05/03/2009
Country/Region : PAKISTAN
Caption : North-West Frontier Province, now known as Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Peshawar. Orthopaedic rehabilitation service for which the ICRC provides support. Patients waiting for their prostheses to be readjusted.
Photographer : TANNER, Jason
Confidentiality level : public
Publication restrictions : publication without restrictions
Copyright : ICRC
Description : The PIPOS Rehabilitation Services Project (PRSP) is an extension of PIPOS (Pakistan Institute of Prosthetic and Orthotic Sciences) It aims to provide high quality patient care by providing assistive devices and related services to all patients...PIPOS Rehabilitation Service Project in Peshawar and ICRC have signed a 5 year memorandum of understanding with intention of assisting PRSP Peshawar to grow to a centre of excellence contributing to quality service for physically disabled people...Each of the centres provides rehabilitation services including P&O services (Production of Prosthetic and Orthotic devices as well as maintenance of these devices) and Physiotherapy.The ICRC is providing financial and technical support. It also helps by training staff and providing free services to all patients coming to the centre from FATA and NWFP. A 2nd phase is planned when with assistance from ICRC the facilities will be extended to other PRSP centres throughout the Province.
Original material : digital
Resolution : 2912x4368
Orientation : portrait
Colour/B&W : colour