The Stroke Unit at Glenfield Mallareddy Brain Heart Hospital is a specialized department designed to provide immediate and specialized care for patients experiencing a stroke. The unit is equipped with the latest diagnostic and monitoring equipment, allowing for rapid diagnosis and treatment. The multidisciplinary team of neurologists, neurosurgeons, and rehabilitation specialists work together to provide timely intervention, administer clot-busting medications, and initiate rehabilitation services. The unit's primary goal is to minimize the long-term effects of a stroke and maximize the chances of recovery, while also offering support and education to patients and their families.
When a patient arrives at the Stroke Unit, a team of experts quickly assesses their condition and conducts a series of diagnostic tests to determine the type and severity of the stroke. These tests may include brain imaging scans, blood tests, and neurological assessments. Based on the results, an individualized treatment plan is developed, which may involve medication to dissolve blood clots, blood pressure management, and other supportive therapies.
The Stroke Unit at Glenfield Mallareddy Brain Heart Hospital follows evidence-based guidelines for stroke care, ensuring that patients receive the most effective and up-to-date treatments. The dedicated team of healthcare professionals closely monitors patients and provides round-the-clock care, including specialized nursing care, physiotherapy, occupational therapy, and speech therapy.
In addition to acute stroke care, the Stroke Unit focuses on secondary prevention and rehabilitation. Patients receive education on lifestyle modifications, risk factor management, and strategies to prevent future strokes. Rehabilitation services, such as physical and occupational therapy, are integral to helping patients regain their functional abilities and improve their quality of life.
The Stroke Unit at Glenfield Mallareddy Brain Heart Hospital is committed to providing compassionate and comprehensive care for patients and their families. The unit's multidisciplinary approach ensures that every aspect of a patient's stroke journey is addressed, from acute intervention to long-term management. With a focus on early intervention, specialized treatments, and ongoing support, the Stroke Unit strives to improve outcomes and promote the best possible recovery for stroke patients.