Congenital Heart Disease (CHD) is one of the major causes of mortality and morbidity in the paediatric population of both the developing and developed countries. The incidence of congenital heart defect is 10 per 1000 live birth worldwide and so there are so many children born with heart defects that require surgery. The incidence is more in poor socio economical status of the population.
The Project is intended to perform surgeries for around 200 childrens in Tamilnadu belonging to the poor socio economical status to correct the defects in hearts. The Cost per surgery is Rs. 125000/= (USD 1866) for simple defects and Rs. 150000/= (USD 2240)for complex defects.
Fund Pattern per surgery :
Simple defects Complex Defects
Tamilnadu Government sponsor USD 1120 USD 1493
Rotary Club of Madras South USD 81 USD 82
Intl District, Club & USD 291 USD 291
Shine Trust Kauvery USD 374 USD 374
Total USD 1866 USD 2240
Time Line : Project to be started from 1st July 2017 and to end by June 2019