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CM takes notice of ailment of children.

LAHORE -- On a report aired by a section of electronic media, Punjab Chief Minister Mohammad Shehbaz Sharif has taken notice of the ailment of children of one Mohammad Zubair, a resident of Haveli Lakha. These children are suffering from hypercholesterolemia. According to a spokesman on Saturday, on the direction of the Chief Minister, Health Secretray Najam Ahmad Shah constituted a special board for the medical check-up and treatment of the children. The father of the children had appealed to CM for providing treatment facility to his children.

The special medical board consisted of Professor Faisal Masood, Vice Chancellor University of Health Science as convener of the board, while other members of the board are Principal Services Institute of Medical Sciences / Services Hospital Professor Mahmood Ayaz, Associate Professor and head of the Department of Endocrinology and Metabolic Diseases, Services Hospital, Dr Khadija Irfan, Head of the Pathology Department Services Hospital and Medical Superintendent Services Hospital Professor of Medicines Sajid Nisar. The spokesman said the special medical board would meet periodically to review the condition of the patients and take measures in accordance to it for provision of medical treatment.

The medical board would also ascertain the nature of their diseases and propose further course of the management as well as to ascertain the estimated cost. The MS Services Hospital will ensure to facilitate the family of the patients and provide them with requisite medicines/ surgical disposable to them when required. The proceedings of the medical board will be furnished to the department on weekly basis.

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Publication:Regional Times (Karachi, Pakistan)
Date:Dec 10, 2017
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