Bengaluru: 2-month-old boy with heart ailment airlifted

Jul 26, 17 Bengaluru: 2-month-old boy with heart ailment airlifted

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BENGALURU: A two-month-old baby suffering from enlargement of the heart (cardiomegaly) was airlifted from M S Ramaiah Hospital in north Bengaluru to Narayana Health City in the south on Monday. The baby boy reached the hospital in 17 minutes, at 10.45am, jetting across a distance of more than 35km.Besides...

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Narayana Health City observes ‘congenital heart disease awareness week’ to create awareness on early detection

Feb 17, 17 Narayana Health City observes ‘congenital heart disease awareness week’ to create awareness on early detection

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Narayana Health City, one of India’s most preferred centre for referral and treatment of children born with congenital heart defects today launched a nation-wide awareness campaign to observe ‘Congenital Heart Disease Awareness Week’ from February 14-20, 2017. This is aimed at not only creating awareness among the general populace...

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Green Corridor gives 50-year-old Lease of Life at Bengaluru

Jul 05, 16 Green Corridor gives 50-year-old Lease of Life at Bengaluru

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BENGALURU: Medical professionals in the city were able to help save the life of a 50-year-old man with quick co-ordination and transportation of organs through a green corridor in the city on Thursday night. The green corridor was created for heart transplant which was to take place at Narayana Hrudayalaya. The organ was retrieved...

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Narayana Heart Centre opens Heart Failure Clinic

Jun 14, 16 Narayana Heart Centre opens Heart Failure Clinic

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M.S. Ramaiah Narayana Heart Centre, Bengaluru has now opened a  Heart Failure Clinic. The facility is now equipped with a Cardiopulmonary Exercise Testing test (CPET) which aids in assessing the condition of a patient with heart failure. The centre was inaugurated by Karnataka minister for health and family welfare UT Khader. The ...

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5,000 Malaysian Children Diagnosed with Heart Disease in 2013

Mar 02, 16 5,000 Malaysian Children Diagnosed with Heart Disease in 2013

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About 5,000 adolescents below 18 years old were diagnosed with heart defect at birth in Malaysia in 2013. Penang St John Ambulance state commander Dr Yee Thiam Sun said 34.3 million patients in the world suffered congenital heart disease in the same year. He said congenital heart disease patients required very sophisticated and...

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