ABBOTTABAD: Ayub teaching health center (ATH) medical director has vowed to all efforts to set off the burns unit of the clinic.

Dr Mahwish Tariq, Assistant Professor at ATH, had died at CMH Kharain in the course of remedy for burns wounds she had suffered in an accident at ATH.

The best burn unit within the Hazara division is at ATH. It has 20 beds with the ability to treat handiest 30 to forty consistent with cent burn injuries, turned into inactive from closing decades and furthermore offerings of a plastic health practitioner are critical in a burn unit which is not available in.

It turned into ironic that an ATH professor couldn't get hold of treatment at her own institution.

demise toll of burn patients in Hazara department is appreciably will increase attributable to the non-availability of the burns unit facility across the area due to which patients are generally noted Punjab for remedy.

alas both the political elite of Hazara division and the provincial authorities paid no interest to this grave subject of the human beings, as a end result dozens of burn sufferers have misplaced their lives at the same time as achieving exclusive hospitals of Punjab and Islamabad or maximum of the patients those had no financial constraints died in miserable situations in Abbottabad.

at some point of last 3 weeks four burn sufferers of Hazara have lost their lives inside the hospitals of Punjab.

ATH scientific director additionally promised to rent the offerings of a plastic doctor and put the case in the time table of board of governors meeting for the induction of a full-time plastic general practitioner.  

published in the explicit Tribune, November 6th, 2018.