25 Jul

KNOW YOUR HEART

People the world over are highly concerned about heart disease because it is the No.1 killer. As Indians, we should be much more seriously worried because we are three times more vulnerable than Europeans to a heart attack because of generic factors. Heart diseases in our region grew by 300% in the last 30 years […]

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25 Jul

ROBOTIC CARDIAC SURGERY A GUIDE FOR PATIENTS

What is Robotic Heart Surgery? Robotic heart surgery has revolutionized the way we think of heart operations. When you think of heart surgery, a large scar down the entire front of the chest comes to mind. Robotic cardiac surgery is heart surgery done through very small cuts in the chest. With the use of tiny […]

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29 Jun

THINGS YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT HEART TRANSPLANT

What Is a Heart Transplant? A heart transplant is surgery to remove a person’s diseased heart and replace it with a healthy heart from a deceased donor. Most heart transplants are done on patients who have end-stage heart failure. Heart failure is a condition in which the heart is damaged or weak. As a result, […]

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29 Jun

EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT OPEN HEART SURGERY

What is open heart surgery? Open-heart surgery is any type of surgery where the chest is cut open and surgery is performed on the muscles, valves, or arteries of the heart. The procedure most commonly done by open heart surgery is coronary artery bypass surgery. This replaces the role of the coronary arteries in supplying […]

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