More Heart Surgeons Needed

Jul 26, 16 More Heart Surgeons Needed

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KUALA LUMPUR: The government needs at least 50 to 60 medical practitioners in the area of Cardiopulmonary Bypass to take up positions as surgeons, cardiologists and anaesthetists for its seven Cardiothoracic Anaesthesia and Perfusion service centres in the country. Deputy director-general of Health Datuk Dr S.Jeyaindran said there...

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Lack of Surgeons Hits Malaysia

Mar 26, 16 Lack of Surgeons Hits Malaysia

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KUALA LUMPUR: Although thousands of children remain on the waiting list for corrective heart surgery, eight operating theatres (OTs) for cardiac surgery at Serdang Hospital remain unused for want of cardiothoracic surgeons and staff. The OTs at the RM300 million Serdang Hospital, designed to be the reference centre for cardiology,...

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