Department of Pulmonology,Kamineni Hospital, L.B. Nagar, Hyderabad, has conducted Patient awareness programme on Bronchial Asthma on 14th Feb-2015, Saturday at Indira Auditorium.
Aim of the programme was to bring awareness in patients about Magnitude of asthma and gaps in its treatment.
Mr. P. Kashyap (Renowned Badminton Player) was invited as chief guest, who after having diagnosed .
as asthmatic, as sports person could conquer the disease and continued to bring laurels to India. During his message he shared with the patients as how miserable he felt after knowing the diagnosis. He also shared the importance of early diagnosis and how meticulous follow up with the doctor helped him getting rid of the symptoms and has never interfered in his badminton career. Patient friendly asthma package was launched and privilege cards were distributed to the patients