bob.sholl at almac.co.uk
Thu May 18 02:55:00 EST 1995
Can anyone help, please? My neice suffered brain damage and is,
unfortunately, making a poor recovery and her family have questions
that they cannot get straight-forward answers to from her doctors. I
am including as much information about Viki's condition as I can,
hoping that it may help.
Viki Clemo (aged 17).
Original problem: Epiglotitis/Tracheolaryngitis. Occurred late Dec
Original diagnosis: Post Epiglotitis Asphyxial Encephalopathy.
Later dignosis: Post Hypoxic Encephalopathy
Cerebral Blindness (?)
Present awareness: Level of sight is questionable. Wheelchair bound.
No speech. There is spasm also there is own movement.
Hearing very good. Comprehension and understanding
Present treatment: Minimal physiotherapy. Drugs- Diazepan, Triclopos,
Questions: What level of physiotherapy is desirable to achive full
What other medication is available (Gotu Kola/Ginko
What information is available on The Repair and
Regeneration of The Nervous System?
Who may be considered the best authority to address Viki's
Any help or suggestions would be most gratefully received by Viki's
family, thank you, in advance.
bob.sholl at almac.co.uk Eastbourne
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