ACCIDENT & EMERGENCY MEDICINE
At SLG Hospitals, the Department of Accident & Emergency Medicine functions 24×7 to undertake immediate assessment and quality treatment of patients with serious and life-threatening illnesses and injuries. The aim is to maximize patients’ chances of survival and ensure good recovery.
The department with state-of-the-art infrastructure and team of highly experienced and skilled specialists as well as specially trained nursing and support staff, is well-equipped to swiftly respond to patients’ need for immediate and prompt medical care in any emergency. The 24×7 service has round-the-clock access to ultra-modern operation theatres, pharmacy, imaging services and STAT laboratory tests and services for fast and accurate diagnosis of the patient’s condition for treatment to begin ASAP.
Best Emergency Hospital in Nizampet
SLG has emerged as the best hospital for treating accident victims. For patients suffering major trauma due to multiple injuries, the initial treatment is carried out by this department. Once the patient stabilizes, a specialized team trained in the principles of Advanced Trauma Life Support (ATLS), takes over for further treatment. The trauma team comprises of trauma surgeons, neurosurgeons, orthopaedic surgeons, physiotherapists, general surgeons, plastic surgeons and oral and maxillofacial surgeons, urologist, psychiatrists and nurses.
Best facilities for emergency care in Hyderabad
SLG has dedicated emergency rooms, equipped with high-end machines and the latest technologies, which are fully prepared 24×7 to handle all medical, trauma and surgical emergencies in accordance with international standard protocols.
SLG has the distinction of being among the very few hospitals with facilities for decontamination of patients prior to treating them for chemical and fire injuries or poisoning. We also have a sophisticated isolation room with negative pressure, for treating air-borne communicable diseases such as tuberculosis, swine-flu and MRSA.
It is, therefore, not surprising that SLG is recognized as the best emergency centre in Hyderabad.
Conditions Treated & Services Offered
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Emergency medicine is the medical speciality focused on the care of illnesses or injuries requiring immediate medical attention. A speciality in which time is critical, the practice of Emergency Medicine includes the initial evaluation, diagnosis, treatment, coordination of care among multiple speciality departments, for patients of all age-groups requiring urgent medical, surgical, or psychiatric care.
Experts in Emergency Medicine have special skills and training to carry out diagnosis and tackle acute medical disorders and injuries to ensure recovery of patients from their traumatic condition. They evaluate and treat a wide range of potentially life or limb threatening conditions, including heart attacks, strokes, fractures, asthma attacks, injuries resulting from car crashes, pregnancy related emergencies and overdoses.
SLG has the best team of emergency medicine specialists in Hyderabad.
We have a robust and comprehensive infrastructure to efficiently deal with any emergency situation at any point of time, 24×7.
25-bed emergency room | State-of-the-art technology | Unmatched medical expertise | Triage | Resuscitation room | Medical and surgical emergency beds | Point of care testing | Radiology support for fast-tracking diagnosis | 24-hour support of blood bank, laboratory and pharmacy | Sophisticated cardiac and trauma life support ambulances | Experienced emergency room specialists | Specially trained, dedicated emergency support team.
With advanced facilities in place, SLG has emerged as the top emergency centre in Hyderabad.
- Level 1 tertiary comprehensive trauma care centre equipped to deal with every type of urgent life threatening condition
- Standard operating procedures in accordance with international guidelines prescribed by ATLS
- State-of-the-art resuscitation equipment and portable X-ray and ultrasound machines along with point of care testing
- The trauma team comprises of emergency physicians, intensivists, orthopaedician, neuro surgeons, CTVS surgeons, anaesthesiologist, and plastic surgeons who are available at all times in the event of a critical trauma case
SLG’s team has built up a reputation for responding swiftly and providing the best treatment for accident victims in the city.
It is advisable to seek immediate emergency medical care on observing/experiencing warning signs such as:
- Difficulty in breathing or shortness of breath
- Chest or upper abdominal pain or pressure
- Fainting, sudden dizziness, weakness
- Changes in vision
- Confusion or changes in mental status
- Any sudden or severe pain
- Uncontrolled bleeding
- Severe or persistent vomiting or diarrhoea
- Coughing or vomiting blood
- Feeling suicidal
- Difficulty speaking