Bone patients in Madang province, can now be operated on, following the arrival of new instruments from Poland.
The Society of the Divine Word Missionaries or S-V-D, sponsored the 50-thousand Kina worth of instruments for the Modilon General Hospital.
Bone specialist Doctor Kuzma says the new instruments will help him save patients with limb disabilities, bone defects and lengthening of shortened limbs.
Haula Jihama, one of two first patients to receive help from the instruments says, he's happy and is looking forward to going back to school and play soccer.
Madang is the first province in the country to receive an Ilizarov Fixator machine.
The Modilon General Hospital is still waiting for a new Image Intensifier which the Provincial Government promised to pay for this year.
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