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What does SU stand for?

SU stands for Stroke Unit (medicine)

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A review of the literature on stroke treatment reveals improved functional ability, decreased length of stay, and decreased mortality for patients receiving care in an acute stroke unit as compared with routine care units (Krespi, Gurol, Coban, Tuncay, & Bahar, 2003; Govan, Langhorne, & Weir, 2007; Roquer et al.
Yet delirium should be recognized and treated by a multidisciplinary team in a stroke unit to correct predisposing conditions (for example, dehydration, hypoxia, infection, immobility, pain, medication overuse, sleep deprivation).
Dr Raj Kumar, Consultant Physician in the Stroke Unit, said: "We have worked closely with radiographers and vascular surgeons to ensure our treatment pathway is as efficient as possible.
Pets as Therapy (PAT) organised husky dog Mollie to speed up patient recovery at Good Hope Hospital's stroke unit, in Sutton Coldfield.