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„Saint Nectarie de Eghina” Diagnosis Mobile Service (Termography)
   
   

Implementation period: January 2005”“present date (2007)

Beneficiaries: women from rural communities

Donator: World Churches”™ Council (initiation of the project)

Purpose:

To facilitate the access of population from villages to diagnosis services.

Objectives:

Precocious diagnosis of mammary gland pathologies.

Description:

The project is being implemented on the national level and has the purpose of diagnosing mammary glands pathologies at early stages. For operating the diagnosis, specialists are using a thermograph (adevice which scans the temperature of the human body (without any noxious effect). For this purpose, the Medical Unit of the Diaconia Social Mission was founded. It also received a license in the domain. Utilization of the thermograph is a novelty for our country, where mammary cancer is one of the most spread oncological diseases.

Results:

In the period between May 2006 and October 2007 more than 3065 persons where investigated in 56 localities of Moldova.
The impact on the community: decrease of the death rate because of the mammary glands pathologies.

Phone. (+373 22) 46-32-28, (+373 22) 46-32-31, (+373 22) 46-32-34      Fax.     (+373 22) 46-32-29; E-mail: office@diaconia.md
Address:    str. Stefan Neaga 26, Chisinau, Republica Moldova vezi pe hartă
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