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  AMDA Reconstruction Activity for Typhoon Haiyan in the Philippines
  From the Field: Voice of AMDA Nurse in Bodhgaya
  Emergency Relief Mission for the Floods in Southeast Asia
  Emergency Relief Mission for the Floods in Southeast Asia
  Delivery of rice harvested from AMDA Food Program
  Emergency Relief Mission for flood in Malaysia
  30th Anniversary Ceremony of AMDA
  Report of Organic Agriculture Training at AMDA Farm in Malino, Indonesia
  AMDA and TaiwanIHA join hands for free Dental Camps and Health Education in Sri Lankan hill stations
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  AMDA Reconstruction Activity for Typhoon Haiyan in the Philippines ~School Item Distribution in Leyte~
  TaiwanIHA & AMDA's Dental Mission Hakkari, Turkey

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AMDA Doctors Treating the Injured in Ercis, Turkey 3

AMDA Emergency Medical Team in Ercis, Tukey has been able to respond to the continuing needs of patients who survived the earthquake of 23rd Oct. AMDA Team have been working in partnership with Kimse Yok Mu, a Turkish NGO and Turkey Japan Cultural Dialog Society.

Two doctors, one being thoracic surgeon and the other neurology specialist have been staying at a dormitory of one of the high schools in Van.

On 28th, AMDA Team treated 11 patients, and about 5 of them were with burn injury. Most of burn injuries were due to accidents when making hot water in evacuation tents. Numbers of critically ill patients has decreased dramatically however, there is an increase of patients who become ill or injured whilst rescuing people.

On 29th, on the final day of relief activity, AMDA Team treated 12 patients. Most of the patients were children aged 3 to 5 years old, and in many cases, patients' whole bodies were covered in burn.

The number of critical case per day has declined rapidly to 1 case only or none by 30th and local medical teams have started to leave Ercis.

AMDA Team has also finished the Emergency Relief Activity on 30th, and will return to Japan on 31st Oct.

AMDA will send another team for assistance for rehabilitation efforts of the affected community within a couple of months' time.

A press conference on this Emergency Relief Activity in Turkey will be held at Okayama International Center on 1st Nov.

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