A news story in Phoenix has highlighted the Barrow Mobile Stroke Unit manufactured by Excellance.
Phoenix Fire Department paramedics were on scene within minutes. But also dispatched to the “possible stroke call,” was the Barrow Neurological Mobile Stroke Unit.
The state-of-the-art mobile unit is stocked with specialized equipment designed specifically to diagnose and treat stroke victims.
“It’s equipped with imagining, a CT scanner, in particular, and also it acts as an emergency room on-site with specialty equipment and medications and personnel equipped to take care of a stroke,” Dr. Michael Waters, the director of the Barrow Stroke Program, explained.
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