Metro Rly observes World Asthama Day

Kolkata
18 May 2017

An awareness programme on World Asthama was observed at Tapan Sinha Memorial Hospital of Metro Railway, Kolkata recently. Dr. Angira Dasgupta, Pulmpnologist, BR Singh Hospital, Sealdah spoke in detail on Asthma, its cause, prevention and treatment. 76 patients and Railway beneficiaries participated in the programme. Arrangements for Pulmonary Function Tests and Breath CO(Carbone Monoxide) level measurements were also done. 20 patients have done the Pulmonary Function Tests. 30 patients have been tested for breath CO level.