The department of Neurology seeks to improve the care of patients with neurologic diseases - conditions that affect the brain, spinal cord, nerves, or muscles. Our consultants work together to evaluate and treat people utilizing the most advanced techniques and technologies.Services:
In a stroke, the brain suddenly stops functioning properly due to either low blood flow or bleeding in the brain. Low-blood- flow strokes are called “ischemic” strokes, are usually caused by blockage of a brain artery by a blood clot and are emergencies. If treated quickly enough with blood-clot breaker medicine, it is possible to reverse much of the devastating effect of an ischemic stroke.
During a stroke, every minute counts! The stroke treatment that work best, if the stroke is recognized and diagnosed within 3 hours of the first symptoms. (Courtesy: https://www.cdc.gov/stroke/signs_symptoms.htm)
Related Service: Neuro-rehabilitation (Physiotherapy) Service: refers to the rehabilitation and management of patients with chronic disabilities due to neurologic conditions such as stroke, traumatic brain injury, or spinal cord injury in to improve functional recovery.
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St. Thomas Hospital
Changanassery, Kerala 686104