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Omskaya Charitable Children's Diagnostics Charity Profile
The CDD is a non-profit organization created by a group of Omsk doctors. The main goal of the CDD is a long-term PROGRAM of prophylaxis of dis-eases for children from socially unprotected layers of population. Realization: after receiving donations for the next action, the CDD brings its ultrasonic medical equipment to social or general educational establishments for children , where then charitable ultrasonic tests of organs of abdominal cavity and kidneys are carried out en masse (selectively UT of thyroid gland). Children with detected changes in organs are advised then in children's establishment immediately after the UTs by our experts (gastroen-terologist, urologist) which is also free-of-charge and, if need be, are sent to be treated in hospitals or in out-patient clinics. In this way prophylactic measures are most effective because diseases and ailments are revealed at early stages. Stuff members of establishments in questions (teachers, medical specialists and tutors) can also have UTs free-of-charge. Through such social measures the CCD upkeeps and improves health conditions of Omsk children and women.
The CCD in 1997-1998 and in 1999 worked in chil-dren's homes, boarding schools, centres of social help and schools. The results of 2912 ultrasonic tests and 893 consultations for 2645 children, as well as 637 ultrasonic tests and 15 consultations for 558 women, show, that every 3d or 4th child and every 3d or 5th woman require medical treatment or additional tests.
Thanks to humanitarian assistance of the Open Society Institute, the CCD received office equipment and created web site of its own. Besides, through the given access to Internet additional funds for expansion of disease preventive measures for Omsk children and women are raised. The results received by the CCD are made public for all interested organizations and persons. The experience gained is passed over to other regions. The Institute did not sponsored directly UTs and consultations. Consultations of socially unprotected children and women not only in Omsk, but also in Omsk oblast. Ultrasonic diagnostics for girls and women from poor layers of population with the purpose of prophylaxis of sterility and diseases of organs of pelvis minor. Summing up the experience of the "CCD".
To provide existing two UT devices with thermoprinters, plus sufficient amount of 110 mm thermopaper. A second hand portable UT scanner with sensors for detection stomach and kidneys, for detection of thyriod glands and organs of pelvis minor for trips to remote areas of Omsk region while the existing ones are too heavy and can be used only stationary. Finding a partnership abroad. Raising funds for Internet activities.