Cardiac Surgery

  • Cardiac surgery needed for 66-year-old Lalu 6 days ago

    Mumbai: The Asian Heart Institute where RJD chief Lalu Prasad Yadav has been admitted, on Tuesday said a cardiac surgery was needed, based on preliminary medical investigations. "Laluji is fundamentally a healthy person, as can be seen from the intense campaigning he has done. Based on preliminary reports, we can now...
  • Exercise and low cholesterol diet is good for heart: Dr Pavan Kumar July 10, 2013

    Dr Pavan Kumar, head of the department of Cardiovascular Surgery at Dr Balabhai Nanavati Hospital, also heads the Telemedicine Centre at the hospital, the largest in western India. He joined IBNLive readers for an interaction on the prevention and treatment of heart diseases, cardiac surgeries and telemedicine. Q. Cardiac surgeries...
  • IBNLiving: Stem cells technology comes to heart patient's rescue September 29, 2009

    New Delhi: In a week that the world has marked World Heart Day, in Greece, one man is making a remarkable recovery after a unique surgical procedure. A cardiac patient, Loannis Manolopoulos has been in hospital for four months, gradually becoming weaker. All that changed after his operation...
  • Hostage drama in Chennai hospital ends, deal reached June 28, 2009

    Chennai: The hostage drama in the Frontier Lifeline Hospital in Chennai has finally ended. The 12 patients, who were held hostage by the hospital for not paying the bills for the services rendered to them, were discharged on Saturday. A deal has reached between the Guyanese NGO, which brought...
  • PM Manmohan Singh feeling better, talks to aides January 28, 2009

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Manmohan Singh is making steady progress after his heart surgery and is now moving freely in his hospital room, doctors said on Wednesday. "Manmohan Singh continues to make steady progress. The Prime Minister had a restful night and is now in a routine care environment. All catheters...
  • PM making rapid progress, doctors happy with reports January 27, 2009

    New Delhi: Doctors at AIIMS say that Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, who is recuperating after cardiac surgery is making excellent progress. Sources confirm that the doctors feel Prime Minister Manmohan Singh was making "rapid progress" after successful coronary bypass surgery and could be back at work well ahead of general...
  • PM's vital parameters fine, to be in AIIMS for a week January 25, 2009

    New Delhi: It is not just Dr Ramakant Panda, the specialist in 're-do by-pass' surgery who is giving excellent on the PM's health report card. Union Health Minister Ramadoss and a PMO statement said Prime Minister Manmohan Singh had an "uneventful night" following his surgery at the All India Institute...
  • PM undergoes bypass surgery | Recovery time: 6 weeks January 25, 2009

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Manmohan Singh underwent a successful marathon surgery in New Delhi on Saturday, during which doctors made five bypasses around blockages in his heart. He was in the intensive care unit (ICU) and was conscious by the night, and would be back to active life within six weeks,...
  • PM tolerated surgery well, doctors signal fast return January 25, 2009

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Manmohan Singh underwent a successful marathon surgery in New Delhi on Saturday, during which doctors made five bypasses around blockages in his heart. He was in the intensive care unit (ICU) and was conscious by the night, and would be back to active life within six...
  • PM to undergo bypass surgery on Saturday | Wish him January 24, 2009

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Manmohan Singh will undergo a coronary artery bypass surgery surgery on Saturday. The Prime Minister's Office said that Manmohan Singh will undergo the coronary artery bypass surgery on Saturday. He has been admitted to the AIIMS on Friday afternoon for pre-surgery tests. "The Prime Minister, Dr Manmohan Singh...
  • Cardiac surgeon RK Panda to operate on PM at AIIMS January 23, 2009

    New Delhi: Rama Kant Panda, a noted cardiac surgeon with Asian Heart Institute (AHI), Mumbai will be among the team of doctors who will perform the by-pass graft surgery on 76-year-old Prime Minister Manmohan Singh here tomorrow. Helping the team would be doctors and technical staff drawn...