India: Docs get training in liver transplant in Delhi

JAIPUR: There is a ray of hope for the patients who need liver transplant. A team of 14 doctors and 15 nurses from SMS Medical College has returned from Delhi after being trained in liver transplant operation at a private hospital.

According to sources, till now there is no facility for liver transplant in the state. The patients have to go to other states like Delhi and Tamil Nadu for such operations. The Sawai Man Singh Hospital is taking it on a priority basis to introduce the facility as soon as possible in the hospital.

Dr Ashok Jhajharia, who was one of the members of team, said, "It was fruitful 15-day training of liver transplant in Delhi. It will help in introducing the facility of liver transplant in the state."


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