Projects

Freedom From Cancer

Freedom from Cancer
  • Project Title

    Freedom from Cancer

  • Project Category

    Health

  • Project Start Date

    August,08 2015

    Project End Date

    N/A

  • Project Owner

    BHAGWAN MAHAVEER CANCER HOSPITAL AND RESEARCH CENTRE

  • Project Documents

    Document 1

  • Contact Person Details

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ESTIMATED BUDGET
50Lac
(INR)

Description

Freedom from Cancer offers free treatment for the patients suffering from Chronic Myeloid Leukemia (CML) Blood Cancer. Under the format the patient being diagnosed of CML-CP by RQ-PCR for BCR-ABL – Test will be registered for free Imatinib therapy as per the approved protocol and will be given free supply (2 to 3 months at a time) of Imatinib (up to 5 years) & free routine tests.

The patient not taking the medicine regularly or not undergoing BCR-ABL test as recommended by the consultant will be excluded from this scheme.

This Project Started in August 2015. Till now 157 patients registered under the project and 120 are receiving free treatment (worth Rs 43,47,112/-). All these patients are cancer free and leading a normal life.

Objective

Freedom from Cancer