When the Heart Fails

Aug 14, 17 When the Heart Fails

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The road for a patient with heart failure can be long and difficult, often with a bleak prognosis at the end of the journey. However, if there is something patients can do to prolong their lives, it is to not only adhere to the treatment protocol mapped out by the cardiologist, but to also be open in discussing matters with them....

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Heart disease No. 1 killer for women in Malaysia

Oct 04, 16 Heart disease No. 1 killer for women in Malaysia

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PETALING JAYA: Contrary to popular belief, heart disease, and not breast cancer, is the leading cause of death in women, according to the National Heart Institute (IJN). Its CEO Datuk Dr Mohd Azhari Yakub said there is a two to one ratio of heart disease between males and females, adding that patients as young as in their 20s are...

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Young Malaysians are getting Heart Disease

Sep 05, 16 Young Malaysians are getting Heart Disease

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It’s probably not news anymore that cardiovascular disease – most notably, coronary heart disease and stroke – are the top killers in Malaysia. According to Institut Jantung Negara director and senior consultant cardiologist Tan Sri Dr Robaayah Zambahari, these conditions have been the number one cause of death in public hospitals...

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五百令吉动心脏手术

Jul 26, 16 五百令吉动心脏手术

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副卫生总监(医药)拿督再也英德兰医生指出,首间位于沙登医院的“卫生部心脏医疗中心”最迟将于2020年之前投入服务,以便为我国病人提供最优惠的心脏医疗手术服务。 (吉隆坡22日讯)副卫生总监(医药)拿督再也英德兰医生指出,首间位于沙登医院的“卫生部心脏医疗中心”最迟将于2020年之前投入服务,以便为我国病人提供最优惠的心脏医疗手术服务。 他说,这所专属于卫生部之下的“心脏医疗中心”目前在招标阶段,一旦完成工程招标之后就能开始施工,但是预料最快也要三四年才能竣工。 “我们希望能够赶得及在2020年国家成为先进国之前完成。” 他披露,由于它是属于政府医院的一部份,因此在建竣之后将会是国内唯一提供心脏手术最优惠的心脏医疗中心,因为政府规定的手术费是一次500令吉。...

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Increase in young adults suffering from heart diseases worrying, says IJN CEO

Apr 12, 16 Increase in young adults suffering from heart diseases worrying, says IJN CEO

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Some 3,000 participants take part in the 3rd ‘Run For Your Heart’ event organised by the National Heart Institute, at the the Botanical Garden, Shah Alam, April 10, 2016. — Sunpix by Zulfadhli Zaki SHAH ALAM: Health experts are concerned over the increasing number of young adults suffering from heart diseases in the...

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