Phoenix Children's Newly Expanded Cardiovascular Intensive Care Unit (CVICU)

Phoenix Children's Newly Expanded Cardiovascular Intensive Care Unit (CVICU) To address the growing needs of our community, we’ve doubled the capacity of our state-of-the-art CVICU. Designed to improve care, safety and quality for patients, families and staff, our reimagined CVICU features the latest medical technology, including surgical lighting, lifts for mobilizing adult patients and improved…

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First-aid for Stroke Victims Before Treatment

First-aid for Stroke Victims Before Treatment Stroke is one of diseases affecting many people; in fact, it is one of the four deadly killers today. According to the Medical News Today website, during a stroke, the brain does not receive enough oxygen or nutrients, causing brain cells to die. There are three main kinds of…

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Neuroscience based stroke rehabilitation

Neuroscience based stroke rehabilitation One in 4 people experience a stroke. On return home, the person with stroke is challenged to sense, move, think, and engage in valued activities with an altered brain and body. Yet the current approach to ongoing recovery is limited. In this lecture from Professor Leeanne Carey will show how creating…

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How do I prevent having another stroke? (Medical recommendation after a stroke)

How do I prevent having another stroke? (Medical recommendation after a stroke) To reduce the risk of another stroke, fix what’s wrong first. Consider adding medications to control blood pressure, cholesterol and reduce blood clotting. Our comprehensive approach to stroke care includes: * The latest advances, ranging from “clot-busting” drugs to improved techniques for vascular…

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