Bypass surgery

Angioplasty with stents better than bypass surgery

Angioplasty is performed by snaking a tiny wire up through an artery in the groin to the blocked area of the heart.

Jun 23, 2011, 00:00 AM IST

Egyptian mummy `first to have diseased heart`

Princess Ahmose-Meryet-Amon was from an illustrious Egyptian family.

May 22, 2011, 08:51 AM IST

Doctors debate merit of bypass surgery

In bypass surgery, vessels are taken from a patient`s arm or leg and sewn onto the heart.

Apr 05, 2011, 09:41 AM IST

Doctors debate merit of bypass surgery

In bypass surgery, vessels are taken from a patient`s arm or leg and sewn onto the heart.

Apr 05, 2011, 00:00 AM IST

Scientists grow human blood vessels in laboratory

The lab-made blood vessels, which can be safely transplanted, could revolutionise heart surgery.

Feb 03, 2011, 23:24 PM IST

Scientists grow human blood vessels in laboratory

The lab-made blood vessels, which can be safely transplanted, could revolutionise heart surgery.

Feb 03, 2011, 00:00 AM IST

A Restaurant offers free Bypass Surgery for obese eaters!

Heart Attack Grill Restaurant in Arizona is like heaven to those who are obese.

Nov 12, 2010, 13:46 PM IST

Bypass surgery without anaesthesia performed in Nashik

The city-based Saibaba Heart
Institute has successfully performed the first bypass surgery
without anaesthesia on a woman patient, and she is doing well.

Jul 10, 2010, 17:27 PM IST

Bypass surgery without anaesthesia performed in Nashik

The city-based Saibaba Heart
Institute has successfully performed the first bypass surgery
without anaesthesia on a woman patient, and she is doing well.

Jul 10, 2010, 00:00 AM IST

Gastric bypass surgery `raises kidney stone risk`

Gastric bypass surgery can
raise the risk of developing kidney stones, says a new study.

Mar 11, 2010, 16:57 PM IST

Gastric bypass surgery `raises kidney stone risk`

Gastric bypass surgery can
raise the risk of developing kidney stones, says a new study.

Mar 11, 2010, 00:00 AM IST