Stroke Patient is designed specifically for patients recovering from a stroke, their families and their friends. It helps to explain strokes, available treatments and the hospital care process. The app, created by a team of stroke specialists, provides easy-to-understand information on strokes and emergency stroke treatments.
- 5 Stage Hospital Treatment Diagram
- Simple information on stroke, its causes, prevention tips and recovery process
- Glossary – medical terms explained
- Easy-to-use step-by-step guide that can be read at hospital or at home
- Designed specifically for patients and the non-medical community
EVERY MINUTE COUNTS IN EMERGENCY STROKE TREATMENT, the sooner a patient can be brought to hospital and start receiving treatment the greater the chance of reducing and even reversing any damage caused to the brain.
Improving understanding of early treatment should help explain the need to act fast and call the emergency services if someone is suspected of suffering a stroke.
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Stroke Patient (App) contains general information about stroke conditions and treatments. The information provided is for educational purposes only. The information is not advice and should not be treated as such. You must not rely on the information in the App as an alternative to medical advice from your doctor or other professional healthcare provider. The App cannot be a substitute for the advice of a medical professional. You should never delay seeking medical advice, disregard medical advice or discontinue medical treatment because of information in this App. If you have any specific questions about any medical matter, you should consult your doctor or other professional healthcare provider.
SNSA does not endorse specific tests, products, procedures or other information mentioned in this app. This app contains sponsored advertisements. SNSA does not endorse the products, services or views presented in the advertisements.
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