Reference : V-P-AF-E-02449
Date : 14/11/2016
Country/Region : AFGHANISTAN
Caption : Kandahar, Mirwais hospital, pediatric ward. Saraf, a 6-month-old patient suffering from bronchiolitis. His grand-mother, Chinara, is looking after him.
Photographer : GLASS, Thomas
Confidentiality level : public
Publication restrictions : publication without restrictions
Copyright : ICRC
Description : Chinara is from a Kutchi tribe.
Opened on September 6, 2016, the new ward provides more beds (157), more equipment and more staff compared to the old ward (93 beds). Despite the increase, the new ward is already at over-capacity.
Original material : digital
Resolution : 5622x3748
Orientation : landscape
Colour/B&W : colour