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Date : 13-Jan-2012
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User :   My relative has been in persistent vegetative state for more than 2.5 years. Can you suggest reasonable coma rehabilitation centres in and around Mumbai which can take care of such patients
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please give me some time while i can assist you with th einformation
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you can leave your emial id and contact number
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one our CRM executives will get back to to with details
User :   YYYY@YYYY ; Cell no. 0000
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User :   Look forward to hear from you soon
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is the patien stil in coma?
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or recoved from coma?
User :   Yes
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*recovered
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what was the reason for which he is gone into the coma state?
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what had happened?
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are you there?
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here is the list of the rehabilitation centers in Mumbai.
User :   She met with a severe road accident on 1/9/2007: underwent two critical neuro surgeries at wockhardt immediately post accident and third after 6 months of the accident. However she has been in the same vegetative state since all the while. She does open her eyes, but cannot move her body,
Doctor :   but if the patient is still in coma, then he has to be kept hospitalized
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as he will need oxygen and opy=ther life supports
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*other
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WWW.WWWW.WW User :   She was in hospital for about 2 months.
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you can find various rehabilitation centers in this link with contact details.
User :   No life supports; she is under 24 hr nursing care at home
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ok
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then you can try with rehabilitation centers
User :   do these rehab centres keep such patients on long term basis (till either they revive or fade away)
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that will be dificult to tell, as each institution is different, you will need to meet them personally and take the details
User :   All the top neuro surgeons whom we consulted thus far with all her reports have informed that the possibility of revival is difficult
Doctor :   sometimes there are centers for terminally ill patients who do not recover or canot recover, these centers keep patients till they die
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ok
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you can try for second opinion agin if yu want with our panel neurologist
User :   do such centres figure in the list that you have provided
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and see what he has to say
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you can send us scanned copies of her reports and talk to the neurologist over phone directly to clear all your doubts
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the terminal centers are different, they will not be there in rehabilitation list
User :   Will check with the patients family members.
User :   Will it be convenient to provide the list of terminal centers in and around mumbai
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ok
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you can visit this link for the specialist opinion.
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the list of terminal centers will take sometime
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our CRM team will get back to you
User :   ok.
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please give us 24 hours time, we are based in bangalore so it wil take time to get details of things outside bangalore
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have you followed what i have said?
Doctor :   Is there any thing else I can help you with?
User :   I have followed; I will await to receive the details of terminal centres from your CRM team and in the mean time, will also forward your suggestions to patients family.
Doctor :   sure.
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Is there any thing else I can help you with?
User :   Thats fine; if your team can email me the Terminal Centre details on my email id YYYY@YYYY , that should be fine. Thank you very much for your time
Doctor :   sure we can ask them to forward you the required detials.
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