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Involvement of Heart in patients with Covid19

Covid19 is continuing to steadily rise in the Indian Subcontinent coincident with the relaxation of lockdown restrictions and easing of travel, work and business related movement of people and goods.   The novel corona virus, Covid19, damages the lungs predominantly and causes breathing difficulty and lowering of oxygen levels in the blood. This is one …

Heart Transplantation and VAD

A heart transplant, or a cardiac transplant, is a surgical transplant procedure performed on patients with end-stage heart failure or severe coronary artery diseasewhen other medical or surgical treatments have failed.


This is a technique of coronary artery bypass (CABG). It is performed from the side of the chest which is on the left side through an incision that is about 2 inches.