There are many types of Open Heart Surgeries: On-pump open heart surgery
and Off-pump or beating open heart surgery
An open heart surgery
in western countries would have cost at least Dh300,000 which was way beyond the affordability of most parents.
In terms of complex cases, Al Jassmi, said: "The most complex case in this workshop was an open heart surgery
for a five-year-old who had a long-standing defect in one of the valves of the heart, which was causing both heart and lung problems.
Sharon Cheng, CEO of Children's Heart Surgery
Fund, said: "As a charity we are reliant on fundraising efforts.
RIC Executive Director Maj Gen (Retd) Dr Azhar Mehmood Kiani said RIC forged string of consultations with domestic and international heart surgery
specialists and decided to set up children heart surgery
department in the hospital.
All three Turkish Cypriot leaders have had heart surgery
while in office: Rauf Denktash in 2002 and Mehmet Ali Talat in 2006, and now Eroglu.
A University of Bristol study showed inadequate blood sugar control in patients having heart surgery
could have potentially fatal implications, whether or not they have diabetes.
Douglas Boyd, director of the Minimally Invasive Cardiac Surgery Program, performs remote control heart surgery
ON THE DAY OF CARDIAC CATHETERIZATION MAY HARM THE KIDNEYS.
CAMPAIGNERS have launched a legal challenge to overturn a decision to close childrens' heart surgery
services in Leeds.
Syed Abdul Basir, who comes from Qila Abdullah, a remote town in Balochistan, said that he could not afford heart surgery
for his ten-month daughter, who has a hole in her heart, but a peace initiative between Pakistan and India made it possible.
HEALTH trainers helping people who have undergone heart operations have been given the chance to witness open heart surgery