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Mick Jagger dances away weeks after heart surgery

He posted the Instagram video on Wednesday.

May 15, 2019, 22:25 PM IST

10-year-old gets Rs 20 lakh for heart surgery through crowdfunding, dreams to become IPS officer

Saniya was suffering from heart enlargement, which led to health complications. She required immediate heart transplant of the same size for her survival. 

Mar 07, 2018, 08:25 AM IST

Heart surgery in infants may cause deafness

For the study, published in the Journal of Pediatrics, the researchers analyzed neurodevelopmental outcomes in these children. A total of 75 children were found to have developed hearing loss. 

Feb 16, 2018, 18:38 PM IST

Oh boy! Canadian doctors perform world's first in-womb heart surgery

Sebastian was diagnosed with two severe congenital heart defects in the womb and his heart was not sufficiently pumping blood and oxygen in his body.

Jul 27, 2017, 19:35 PM IST

Study associates obesity to higher chances of infection after heart bypass surgery!

Knowing the risks and potential outcomes can help health-care providers and patients make more informed choices on treatment and better use of resources.

Jun 19, 2017, 19:04 PM IST

16-year-old boy dances with joy after successful heart surgery – Watch heartwarming video

Recently, a video of a 16-year-old boy from the United States dancing on his hospital bed with wires and machines attached to him has gone viral on the Internet.

Jun 17, 2017, 20:33 PM IST

This crucial open heart surgery device poses a major risk! - Know what it is

Approximately 60 percent of heart bypass procedures performed in the U.S. use the brand of device associated with these infections.

Jun 15, 2017, 10:40 AM IST

French 'bikini killer' to have heart surgery in Nepal

A notorious French criminal who earned the nickname "bikini killer" for a string of murders throughout Asia in the 1970s, was in a Nepali hospital Friday, where he is expected to undergo open heart surgery.


Jun 09, 2017, 15:12 PM IST

45-year-old Keralite becomes the first person in India to live with two beating hearts, one of it being a woman's

Amazing, isn't it? A 45-year-old man from Kerala has become the first person in the country to live with two beating hearts after he suffered a heart failure.

Jun 02, 2017, 12:49 PM IST

6-year-old boy with heart on his right side of chest survives complex cardiac surgery

Sanket More was diagnosed with congenital transposition of the great arteries – a rare heart defect in which the heart ventricles (heart chambers) are reversed.

May 24, 2017, 09:26 AM IST

World's smallest baby successfully undergoes heart surgery at Geetanjali Hospital, Rajasthan

The baby boy born prematurely after about 28 weeks (5.5 months) - believed the be the world's tiniest baby - underwent a patent ductus arteriosus, or PDA, corrective operation 15 days after his birth.

May 17, 2017, 12:06 PM IST

Jimmy Kimmel gets emotional on son's heart surgery

Popular TV host Jimmy Kimmel got emotional on his "The Jimmy Kimmel Live!" show while opening up about complications following the birth of his son Billy 10 days ago.

May 02, 2017, 16:59 PM IST

Too sick for heart valve surgery? Conscious sedation, a safe alternative to general anesthesia

According to the research, the patients who underwent conscious sedation had a similar rate of adverse events to those who underwent anesthesia, but those who were given conscious sedation had shorter stays in the intensive care unit (30 versus 96 hours for those with general anesthesia) and shorter hospital stays (4.9 days versus 10.4 days).

Apr 12, 2017, 09:46 AM IST

Doctors find no pulse in baby operated for hole in heart – Read what happened next

Three-month-old Aaradhya Wagh from Dhule, who was born with a hole in heart, miraculously survived after his heart stopped beating for 45 minutes.

Apr 06, 2017, 22:17 PM IST

Iranian baby with heart defect impacted by Trump doing well

Physicians say a 4-month-old Iranian girl with a rare heart condition who was affected by President Donald Trump's travel ban is "out of the woods" and making good progress after her life-saving surgery.

Feb 28, 2017, 08:35 AM IST

Successful heart surgery performed on HIV patient for the first time in China!

The centre's AIDS Diagnosis and Treatment Centre has dedicated itself to addressing this difficulty for the past seven years.

Feb 09, 2017, 21:59 PM IST

Mumbai: 69-year-old woman weighing just 35 kg undergoes complex heart surgeries at Asian Heart Institute

A diagnosis by Panda revealed that Phatak's heart pumping was very weak, barely 20-25 per cent of normal; she had two major blockages in the heart, and narrowing of a heart valve.

Feb 08, 2017, 09:14 AM IST

Hard lessons! Chris Gayle REVEALS what made him live life to the fullest

Talking about his autobiography, Gayle said the book will give an insight to an altogether different side of his character.

Sep 09, 2016, 23:17 PM IST

Boy's heart, brain function halted for cardiac tumour removal!

The surgery was performed using deep hypothermic circulatory arrest (DHCA), a surgical technique that involves reduction of body temperature to 15 degrees Celcius

Jul 25, 2016, 16:23 PM IST

Touching! Six-year-old girl, who underwent heart surgery, receives hand-signed letter from PM Narendra Modi

Vaishali Yadav, who underwent a major heart surgery last week with help from the Prime Minister's Office (PMO) is one of the happiest persons today.

Jun 21, 2016, 18:10 PM IST