Mexico 2010

Instituto Nacional De Neurologi­a Y Neurocirugi­a

October 29 2010
The Stroke Center of the Instituto Nacional de Neurologia y Neurocirugi­a in Mexico City will officially be inaugurated on World Stroke Day - 29 October 2010.

Contact Details:
Instituto Nacional de Neurologi­a y Neurocirugi­a
Dr. Jose Santos
Insurgentes sur 3877. Colonia La Fama. Tlalpan. CP 14269
Mexico DF 14269
Distrito Federal
Work Phone: 52-5536258100
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University Hospital

October 29 2010
Monterrey, MEXICO
The ceremony that marks the opening of the first Neurovascular Care Unit will take place at the Dr. Jose E. Gonzalez University Hospital in Monterrey, Mexico. The unit has a capacity of six beds with telemetry cardiovascular monitoring, neurosonology studies, specialized nursing care and rehabilitation. We will have the participation of University Hospital Administrators; Neurology, Neurosurgery and Neuro-endovascular Service Faculty; and, representatives of the Mexican Association of Cerebrovascular Disease (AMEVASC).

The first course on pre-hospital care of stroke patients oriented towards paramedics and nurses along with the Regional Symposium on Stoke, with the participation of distinguished national vascular neurologists, will also take place on World Stroke Day. We will also integrate the Support Group for families and stroke survivors in the Neurology Service. Brochures with information on the warning signs and symptoms of stroke will be made for distribution to the community.

We will send you photos.
Contact Details:
University Hospital
Av. Francisco I. Madero Pte y Av. Gonzalitos s/n, Colonia MItras Centro
Monterrey 64460
Nuevo Leon
Work Phone: +52 (81) 83337313
Fax: +52 (81) 83337313
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