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Cardiac OPD day at Brij Lal Hospital, Haldwani

Greetings of the day!!!!! Kindly note that November2nd, 2019 is Saturday and has been decided Cardiac OPD day at Brij Lal Hospital, Haldwani. Visiting doctor:- Dr. Ritwick Raj Bhuyan, Associate Director & In-charge Cardio-Thoracic and Vascular Surgery, Max Super Speciality Hospital, Patparganj, New Delhi. Time: 12pm to 2pm 1) You are requested to come with [...]

Definition Cardiovascular Surgery

Definition Cardiovascular Surgery The cardiovascular surgery (CCV) is a branch of medicine that deals with the diseases and disorders of the cardiovascular system requiring surgical therapy. It aims to solve or improve those cardiac pathologies that are not treatable with drugs or with minor interventions such as catheterization. The goal or goal is to reduce [...]

9 COMMON HEART SURGERIES

1: Transmyocardial Laser Revascularization (TMR) – This procedure is usually performed to treat angina when no other treatments work. A small incision is done in the chest to expose the heart muscle, and a high-energy laser is used to make one millimeter wide channels inside the heart. The outer areas of the channels are closed, but [...]

Heart Tumors

Cardiac tumors are generally very rare, and not all require surgical treatment. The most frequent tumors are metastases of cancer elsewhere in the body. They are 20 to 40 times more frequent than those originating in the heart. The most frequent are metastases of breast or lung cancer, followed by that of lymphomas, melanomas, and […]

Surgery for Endocarditis

Endocarditis is the infection that affects the heart valves or any structure within it (valve prostheses, pacemaker cables or defibrillators, and other catheters). Each year, 3-4 new cases are detected per 100,000 inhabitants. Their frequency increases with age so that in individuals aged 70-80 the incidence reaches 15 cases per 100,000 inhabitants. Endocarditis is usually […]

Atrial Fibrillation Surgery

Atrial fibrillation is the most frequent arrhythmia in the general population, the most frequently diagnosed, and the most frequent hospitalizations and health expenses. Let’s review how the heart contracts. In the right atrium, one of the four heart cavities, there is a set of specialized cells that generate electrical impulses periodically (sinus node). These impulses […]

Transapical Aortic Valve Implant- TAVI

Aortic stenosis is the most common valvular disease in developed countries. Its origin usually lies in the degeneration or calcification of the valve, caused by the passage of years. Over time there is a progressive calcification of the aortic valve that causes a restriction in its mobility and its opening. The most common symptoms of […]

Valve Repair

In certain cases, it is possible to perform the repair of a heart valve instead of replacing it with a prosthesis. This is a significant advantage since it avoids having to implant a valvular prosthesis in the heart. Although this is innocuous it is not living tissue, with all that this supposes. The main benefit […]

Coronary Bypass – Coronary Surgery

The coronary arteries are responsible for supplying the blood to the heart. They are born in the origin of the aorta artery and are two: Left coronary artery (LMCA). After its origin bifurcates into two branches: the anterior descending artery and the circumflex artery. Right coronary artery. The involvement of the coronary arteries causes what […]

The Cardiovascular System

The human circulatory system is composed of the heart and two vascular systems that carry the blood. The heart is an organ with four compartments called the right atrium, left atrium, right ventricle, and left ventricle. The walls of the heart are mainly composed of muscle (called myocardium) that contracts to cause the heart to […]

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