Our hospital was authorized as "primary stroke center" (PSC) by the Japan Stroke Society.
With primary stroke center (PSC)
For request from local medical institution and emergency services, we accept patients with stroke 24 hours a day, every day, and, with "primary stroke center" (PSC: Primary Stroke Center), the stroke medical treatment medical attendant is facility which can start as possible medical treatment (including t-PA IV therapy) after the patient import immediately for the immediate nature period.
Facility meeting authorized requirements that the Japan Stroke Society establishes can receive authorization of "primary stroke center" (PSC).
Authorized requirements are as follows.
For request from local medical institution and emergency services, we accept patients with stroke 24 hours a day, every day, and the stroke medical treatment medical attendant can start as possible medical treatment (including t-PA IV therapy) after the patient import immediately for the immediate nature period.
|Examination of head CT or MRI, general blood test and inspection of solidification study, examination of electrocardiography can take effect.|
We have stroke unit (SU).
|Doctor engaging in stroke medical treatment works 24 hours a day, every day.|
|There is specialist in full-time employment that is higher than one stroke specialist.|
|When neurosurgical measures are necessary, there is the system which neurosurgeon can support quickly.|
|It is desirable to be able to carry out mechanical clot collection therapy. When we cannot carry out, between clot collection stroke center and comprehensive stroke center, we have procedure about adaptation of mechanical clot collection therapy and emergency transfer of patient that it is.|
We control quality of stroke medical care by the periodical clinical index acquisition.
※T-PA (thromboclasis therapy)
It is therapeutic method to dissolve clot which was jam-packed to blood vessel of brain with medicine.
※Stroke unit (SU)
We are defined as "ward (or bed) for exclusive use of patients with stroke that contracted stroke team consisting of the multi-types of job is assigned, and was separated by other diseases and clarity". Stroke care unit (SCU) in medical service fees is included in stroke unit (SU). There are SCU 12 beds in our hospital.
There are the regular Japan Stroke Society specialist, Japanese neurosurgical academic conference specialist, treatment association specialist in Japan cranial nerve blood vessel ten people in total in our hospital.