One day Out-reach patients’ camp was conducted on March 14, 2019, by the ARPD physical therapy team in Akbarpura, Nowshera. This camp was arranged on the request of the Akbarpura Youth Development Organization.
Team ARPD provided spot treatment to 121 patients with physical disabilities. Cerebral palsy, Muscular Dystrophy and polio were the most detected disabilities in the area. Post-traumatic patients were also evident in camp. Moreover, patients with osteoarthritis and fractures benefited from the service provided by the ARPD team. Patients with major disabilities were referred to the Rehabilitation Center for the Physically Disabled Peshawar, whereas the other patients were treated at camp.