Lalu Yadav to undergo heart surgery

Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) chief Lalu Yadav, who is currently under medical observation in a Mumbai hospital, is likely to undergo heart surgery, reports said on Tuesday.

South African doctors give wrong patient heart surgery

Local media said 83-year-old Rita du Plessis was being treated for a respiratory infection, but ended up in theatre for a procedure to remove excess moisture around her heart.

Dick Wagner, former Alice Cooper guitarist passes away at 71

Dick Wagner, former guitarist for Alice Cooper died at the age of 71 just after two weeks of undergoing a heart surgery.

Artificial hearts can be a temporary fix: study

An artificial heart may help patients survive while awaiting a heart transplant, although the devices remain risky 10 years after they were approved, according to a US study Thursday.

Artificial hearts can be a temporary fix: Study

An artificial heart may help patients survive while awaiting a heart transplant, although the devices remain risky 10 years after they were approved, according to a US study Thursday.

Syrian foreign minister`s heart surgery a success

Syria`s foreign minister, a close confidant of President Bashar Assad and a staunch defender of the government, underwent a successful heart operation today, state media said.

First patient fitted with Carmat artificial heart dies

The first patient fitted with an artificial heart made by the French company Carmat has died, the hospital that had performed the transplant in December said on Monday.

3D-printed heart aids life-saving surgery on US baby

A newly developed 3D-printed heart has helped doctors perform a life-saving heart surgery on a 14-month old infant in the US.

First leadless pacemaker in US implanted into patient

This February, and Indian-origin doctor implanted the United States` first miniature-sized, leadless cardiac pacemaker directly inside a patient`s heart without surgery.

Biosensor to detect brain injuries during heart surgery

Scientists have developed a fingernail-sized biosensor that could alert doctors when serious brain injury occurs during heart surgery.

US doctors perform heart surgery on 25-week foetus

US surgeons have successfully performed a rare life-saving heart surgery on a 25-week-old foetus growing inside its mother`s womb.

George Bush undergoes heart surgery to remove blockage

Former US President George W Bush today successfully underwent a surgery to clear a blocked artery in his heart.

David Attenborough doing well after heart surgery

Beloved nature broadcaster David Attenborough is recovering well after undergoing heart surgery.

Chautala shifted to Gurgaon hospital for heart sur

Former Haryana chief minister Om Prakash Chautala, who is serving jail term for his involvement in teachers recruitment scam, was on Thursday shifted from Ram Manohar Lohia Hospital to a private hospital in Gurgaon.

PMK leader Ramadoss undergoes heart surgery

PMK founder-leader Dr S Ramadoss, hospitalised since his release on bail last week after 12-day imprisonment, underwent heart surgery on Monday.

PMK chief Ramadoss to undergo heart surgery

PMK founder leader S Ramadoss, hospitalised in Chennai since his release on bail last week after 12-day imprisonment, would undergo a heart surgery on Monday, the party said.

Five-month old undergoes heart surgery in AP

A five-month-old girl who was diagnosed with a congenital heart ailment, was successfully operated upon at a hospital here, a release said.

Fortis cardiac surgeons perform breakthrough heart surgery

For more than 1.5million patients in India who annually suffer from heart failure a breakthrough was announced on Thursday by Fortis Malar Hospital, Chennai.

Aspirin before heart surgery cuts risk of kidney failure

Aspirin taken for five days before a heart operation can halve the numbers of patients developing post-operative acute kidney failure, a new research has revealed.

Turmeric extract may protect heart after surgery: Study

Extracts from turmeric spice, known for their antioxidant and anti-inflammatory properties, may help ward off heart attacks in people who have had recent bypass surgery, according to a study from Thailand.