Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa, who suffered a cardiac arrest at around 9:30pm on 4 December, underwent heart surgery on 5 December. Jayalalithaa, 68, has been put on ECMO, a life support system that aids heart and lung functioning. What is ECMO? ... catchnews.com, 2 months ago
"It was found that huge unethical markups are charged at each stage in the supply chain of coronary stents, resulting in irrational, restrictive and exorbitant prices… pushing patients to financial misery," say the authorities. Aneesh Phadnis and Veena Mani find out what the manufacturers and the hospitals have to say. IMAGE: The price of a bare metal stent will be capped at 7,260 while drug eluting stents and biodegradable stents will be priced at 29,600 apiece. These ...Rediff.com, 1 week ago
The heart of a 27-year-old cab driver now beats in a 65-year-old-man. The cab driver's family consented to organ donation after counselling. The cab driver from Hesaraghatta had met with a road accident on the eve of Christmas near Kodur on the Hassan ...Deccan Herald, 1 month ago
External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj "successfully" underwent a kidney transplant at AIIMS here today and her condition is stable. Swaraj, 64, was shifted to the Intensive Care Unit after the nearly six-hour-long surgery by a team of 50. AIIMS sources said ...Deccan Herald, 2 months ago
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