Central Retinal Artery Occlusion

  • Presentation: Painless vision loss
  • Early ophthalmology consultation (true eye emergency)
  • Should be treated as a stroke
  • Traditionally poor prognosis overall
  • Promising HBO experience thus far. Consider early consultation with an emergent hyperbaric treatment center if available

EMKF

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.