What is Emergency Medicine?

‘Emergency Medicine’ as the name dictates which appears in emergency conditions; it assesses and treats a wide range of illnesses and potentially life-threatening conditions. Emergency medicine requires immediate diagnosis and actions, which becomes a major and tough task for this department of medicine.

Types of Emergency Medicine

  • Heart attacks
  • Strokes
  • Fractures
  • Asthma
  • Injuries mainly because of accidents
  • Pregnancy-related emergencies
  • Overdoses

Emergency Care at Sentara Hospital, Ahmedabad

Patients with acute illness or injury can present at any time, with a wide range of problems with little information available and lesser time for diagnosis. Sentara hospital and our staff face a real challenge with emergency patients whom we need to provide rapid and appropriate treatment in the first few hours. We provide effective diagnosis which would be followed by treatment.