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New device to allow bypass surgery without stopping the heart

The stapler-like device for mending blood vessels using strong staples makes it possible to quickly and safely restore blood vessels.

AIIMS slashes cardiac surgery cost by a fifth

Less use of disposables,shorter hospital stay help bring down costs


Beating the odds

Far from leaving him shattered,the revelation,he insists,put a smile on his face.

Shatrughan Sinha fine but to stay in hospital for few days

Veteran actor and BJP leader Shatrughan Sinha underwent bypass surgery last week.

Shatrughan Sinha out from ICU after bypass surgery

The 66-year-old actor-turned-politician was operated upon at Kokilaben hospital.

SC admits Bhushan plea for I-T waiver on surgery cost

The Supreme Court admitted a petition filed by senior advocate and former Union law minister Shanti Bhushan seeking income-tax waiver for expenses he incurred on a bypass surgery in 1978 at Houston in the US.


Gadkari to be discharged in a few days

BJP president Nitin Gadkari,55,who underwent a weight-loss surgery,will be discharged within the next few days.

Used cannula: PGI seeks chemist’s explanation

The PGI authorities today sent a notice to the chemist,who sold a used cannula to a heart patient for his bypass surgery recently seeking an explanation from him as to how and from where did he procure a used cannula,which he sold to the family members of 69-year-old Surjit Singh who was to undergo bypass surgery.

Older bypass method best,shows study

For decades,bypass surgery,in which surgeons improve blood flow to the heart by sewing new blood vessels to get around blocked ones,was done the same way....

Manmohan’s 14-hr long by-pass surgery successful

Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Saturday underwent a successful coronary by-pass surgery at AIIMS,a complex beating-heart operation that took nearly 14 hours.