Bell’s Palsy

Bell’s palsy (BP) is an idiopathic paralysis of the facial nerve and is the most common cause of lower motor neuron facial palsy. Treatment consists of prednisone 60-80 mg per day for one week. In addition, eye care in patients with BP must be a priority. The prognosis of BP is excellent, with 85% of patients regaining function within three weeks.

EMK Foundation

The Emergency Medicine Kenya (EMK) Foundation is a not-for-profit organization registered in Kenya in 2015 that aims to ensure timely, accessible and quality lifesaving emergency care in Kenya.