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Saturday, April 17, 2010

Three things... namely S, T and R will save a life from death...


STROKE  IDENTIFICATION:
During a
party, a friend stumbled and took a little fall - she assured everyone that she was fine and just tripped over a brick because of her new shoes. (they offered to call ambulance)

They got her cleaned up and got her a new plate of food - while she appeared a bit shaken up, Ingrid went about enjoying herself the rest of the evening. Ingrid's husband called later telling everyone that his wife had been taken to the hospital - (at
6:00 pm, Ingrid passed away.)
She had suffered a stroke at the
party. Had they known how to identify the signs of a stroke, perhaps Ingrid would be with us today.
Some don't die. They end up in a helpless, hopeless condition instead.
A neurologist says that if he can get to a stroke victim within 3 hours he can totally reverse the effects of a stroke...totally. He said the trick was getting a stroke recognized, diagnosed, and then getting the patient medically cared for within 3 hours, which is tough.

RECOGNIZING A STROKE

Remember the '3' steps, STR .  

Sometimes symptoms of a stroke are difficult to identify. Unfortunately, the lack of awareness spells disaster.
The stroke victim may suffer severe brain damage when people nearby fail to recognize the symptoms of a stroke.
Now doctors say a bystander can recognize a stroke by asking three simple questions :

S * Ask the individual to SMILE ..
T * Ask the individual to TALK. Ask the person to
SPEAK A SIMPLE  SENTENCE coherently. Eg. 'It is sunny out today’.
R * Ask him or her to RAISE BOTH ARMS.

If he or she has trouble with ANY ONE of these tasks, call the ambulance and describe the symptoms to the dispatcher.

NOTE:
Another 'sign' of a stroke is
1. Ask the person to 'stick' out their tongue.
2. If the tongue is 'crooked', if it goes to one side or the other that is also an indication of a stroke.

Monday, April 12, 2010

A Unique web blog on Technical Workshops...

Welcome to another blog of Vivekanandan Manokaran(myself) or Vivsoft. Technical Workshops is primarily a blog that contains the updated informations about the technical workshops that will be  organized by various institutions and organisations in India. Subscribe here and you will recieve mails about the latest updates on technical workshops... A similar blog as Technical Symposiums....

Technical Symposiums - A Unique web blog about the Technical Symposiums

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