A free diabetic camp was organised by Dr. Jalaja Ramesh (senior consultant diabetologist) at St. Isabel’s Hospital Mylapore on 21st of November.
Free investigations were done for the patients at this camp; this was followed by free consultation with Dr. Jalaja. About 55 people attended and benefited from this camp.
During this camp Dr. Jalaja spoke on the importance of preventive diabetes and she also shared few effective foot care tips which will help prevent/manage patients with diabetic foot.
St. Isabel’s Hospital plans to start a preventive diabetic foot clinic.