In Chelyabinsk, opened the first branch in the southern Urals for the rehabilitation of stroke patients. It completes the formation of a regional vascular center at the regional clinical hospital № 3. Now, the institution formed a complete medical treatment cycle for patients with acute ischemic stroke.
The new department with 30 beds purchased the most modern equipment worth 20 million rubles.
Another acquisition — stabillometricheskaya platform. It helps patients who have suffered a stroke in the area of the cerebellum, return balance and a firm gait. Apparatus Fisiotek hand and foot movements performed in paralyzed limbs, "forcing" them to move.
"In our department, the proportion of drug therapy is much less than in the neurological, but increases the value of physical therapy, — explained the head of the department Natalia Kurenkov. — Patients are engaged in two or three times a day, individually and in groups. And the first results are visible within a week. "
Associate Professor of Neurology Medical Academy Lyudmila Makarova added that working with patients not only massage therapists, exercise physiologist, but also cardiologists, speech therapists, psychologists.