WPP Wraps Up Final Mission To SVG For 2018

The World Pediatric Project (WPP) concluded its final laparoscopic mission for the year 2018 in St Vincent and the Grenadines.

For the period January to December 2018 there were a total of 14 missions in St. Vincent and the Grenadines at the Milton Cato Memorial Hospital, the hub for pediatric specialty care in the Eastern Caribbean.

A total of 763 patients were evaluated, 199 from the region and 564 locally. A total of 183 children received surgical intervention, 72 children from across the region and 111 Vincentian patients.