Who needs to be treated in an ICU?
Any patient who needs close monitoring and treatment needs to be admitted to an intensive care unit.
What are the specific areas where CCU services are provided?
The coronary care unit, emergency care unit, respiratory care unit, and intensive care unit (ICU) are common areas of critical care.
What is Ventilator?
A ventilator is a machine that helps you breathe or breathes for you.
What Organs and tissues can be donated?
Heart Liver Kidneys Lungs Pancreas Cornea Skin Heart Valves Bones Tendons Eye
Who can be Organ donors?
Anyone can donate not less than 18 years, who voluntarily authorizes the removal of their organs and/or tissues, regardless of their medical condition at the time of death or throughout their lifetime.
When should I go to the emergency department?
When to seek treatment in an ED depends on many factors. Head directly to the ED if your immediate condition could result in death or permanent disability. Urgent care centres are good alternatives for less serious injuries.
What is the role of the emergency department?
Emergency Department is the first point of contact for any critically ill patient, needing immediate medical attention. EDs have highly trained doctors and other health professionals on-site to deal with emergencies.
Is Emergency Cath lab available in the emergency department?
Yes, Asia’s First Emergency with Cath lab facility is available in Aster MIMS, Calicut.
Is plastic Surgery safe?
It is quite safe to undergo plastic surgery if it is performed by an experienced and reputable surgeon. Aster MIMS provide good facility and an experienced, well-qualified plastic surgeon are the best ways to ensure the patient's safety.
What problems and conditions are treated with reconstructive surgery?
Reconstructive plastic surgery is done to correct facial and body abnormalities caused by birth defects, injury, disease, or ageing.