A medical student’s experience of Nepal earthquake, 2015

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earthquake, medical student, patan hospital

Abstract

A magnitude 7.8 earthquake struck Nepal on April 25, 2015 killing nearly 9,000 people and injured nearly 22,000.  The tremor at 11:56 am shook Nepal destroying lives and infrastructures, and most importantly dreams and hopes of people. I, as a medical student, express my experiences and joy of helping person in need during these devastating days.

Author Biography

Calvin Ghimire, Private Practitioner

Private Practitioner, Kathmandu, Nepal

DOI: https://doi.org/10.3126/jpahs.v7i2.31135

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2020-09-15

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Student's Section - Perspectives