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Rare heart surgery saves Nigerian kid

Emmanuel was diagnosed with this heart defect and as his condition worsened, he was referred to national capital for surgery.

29 Mar 2019 2:15 AM

Rare heart surgery saves mother, new-born baby

According to doctors, at a time Sunanda Sharma (name changed) and her baby in the womb were struggling for survival and any delay could be fatal.

22 Feb 2019 2:24 AM

Walking ability before heart surgery tied to brain function afterward

Results from heart surgery patients might not apply to other people because cardiac procedures often involve cardiopulmonary bypass.

21 Jun 2018 6:08 PM

Now millions of heart failure patients can be saved with breakthrough therapy

Majority of this stem-cell therapy takes place at home replacing other costly treatments like open heart surgery.

12 Jun 2018 1:30 PM

This test could predict cognitive issues post heart surgery

New study indicates that the easy and inexpensive 6-minute walk is a valuable assessment for identifying patients at a high risk for POCD.

11 May 2018 1:16 PM


Afternoon heart surgery has lower risks of complications, study finds

A person's body clock is a contributing factor.

30 Oct 2017 9:13 AM

India gives medical visas to two Pakistanis

Heeding to a request by Uzair Humayun, a Lahore-based man, Swaraj said medical visa will be given to his daughter for an open-heart surgery in India.

08 Oct 2017 1:52 AM

Pak baby dies of dehydration weeks after successful heart surgery in India

Four-month old Rohaan Sadiq's father, Kanwal Sadiq, took to Twitter to share the news about his son’s death.

08 Aug 2017 4:43 PM

78-year-old Mumbaikar recieves world's smallest leadless pacemaker

The pacemaker is as big as the size of a vitamin pill.

17 Jun 2017 11:10 AM

US teen shakes a leg on hospital bed after heart surgery

The boy named Amari Hall was born with a heart defect and had undergone three surgeries by the time he was 2.

16 Jun 2017 4:01 PM


This essential heart-surgery device poses deadly risk

Open-heart surgery patients need to pay attention to this.

15 Jun 2017 9:03 AM

Outcome of heart surgery may depend on race and gender

These incremental risks appeared to be related to progression of the patient's ischemic heart disease.

14 May 2017 1:29 PM

Pune: Parents of 4-year-old heart patient write to Modi, seek financial aid

Aaradhya, suffers with a hole in her heart since her birth and the surgery for her treatment comes at a exorbitant price.

17 Mar 2017 11:07 AM

Iranian baby with heart defect to undergo surgery soon in US

A Seattle judge issued a temporary restraining order on the travel ban the same day a waiver was granted for the baby.

11 Feb 2017 9:56 AM