• DECEMBER 22, 2018
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    They recreated my baby’s heart at MIOT. Unbelievable but true!

    They recreated my baby’s heart at MIOT. Unbelievable but true!

    “Initially I didn’t think there was anything seriously wrong with my baby though she had difficulty breathing and she hardly slept. Infact all she did was cry. Every feed was a traumatic experience for both of us as minutes after a feed, milk would gush out…

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    • NOVEMBER 6, 2017
    • 643 Views
    Living With Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD)

    Living With Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD)

    Mrs. Rani, 65yrs old was rushed to MIOT in an unconscious state, by her son during the mid of June, 2014. She was immediately taken to the ICU and was stabilized. On investigations, it was found that she has developed Arrhythmia. Arrhythmia An arrhythmia describes…

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    • SEPTEMBER 30, 2015
    • 582 Views
    Get a MIOT Status update on your heart today

    Get a MIOT Status update on your heart today

    Heart Disease has many faces. A Heart Attack is only one of them. Chest pain is not always a heart attack. And a heart attack does not always start with chest pain. What most of us don’t realise is that Heart disease can affect any part of the heart – muscles,…

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    • JANUARY 21, 2015
    • 298 Views
    MIOT’s International Meet on Aortic Aneurysms

    MIOT’s International Meet on Aortic Aneurysms

    For the first time in South-east Asia An International Meet on Aortic Aneurysms – the largest of its kind and the first such in S.E. Asia – was inaugurated on 9 January 2015 MIOT International, in Manapakkam, Chennai. The aim of this workshop was to…

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    • SEPTEMBER 20, 2013
    • 272 Views
    What is meant by bypass surgery? Things you really need to know

    What is meant by bypass surgery? Things you really need to know

    What is meant by bypass surgery? Bypass surgery is a surgical procedure where deficiency in the blood supply can be corrected by creating an alternate blood supply using arterial or venous grafts taken from the patient’s own body. When this is done in the…

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    • APRIL 1, 2013
    • 208 Views
    Pinhole Surgery Puts Your Legs  Back In Circulation

    Pinhole Surgery Puts Your Legs Back In Circulation

    The solution to severe and chronic leg pain could be an appropriate stent placed through pinhole surgery, says Interventional Radiologist, Dr. Murali. If you are a smoker, a diabetic or suffer from high cholesterol then you are in danger of contracting Peripheral…

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    • DECEMBER 28, 2012
    • 219 Views
    Stop a Stroke from Striking you Paralytic

    Stop a Stroke from Striking you Paralytic

    Deadly strokes can be prevented all through a puncture the size of a pinhole ! Atherosclerosis (narrowing of blood vessels) is a disease that affects any vessel in the body. A heart starved of blood supply cries of pain (heart attack). On the other hand, reduced…

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    • DECEMBER 28, 2012
    • 232 Views
    A Stent in Time – Stenting through a pinhole procedure

    A Stent in Time – Stenting through a pinhole procedure

    Timely detection and swift intervention can prevent strokes, kidney failure and heart disease. When Mr. Dayal began experiencing back pain and breathlessness at the age of 50, he thought it was a consequence of aging. As none of the conventional balms and muscle…

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    • DECEMBER 28, 2012
    • 203 Views
    New therapies for non surgical correction of heart defects

    New therapies for non surgical correction of heart defects

    New therapies for non surgical correction of heart defects have brought great relief for heart patients, particularly children, says Pediatric Cardiologist, Dr. K Sivakumar Anitha’s parents were extremely happy. Their daughter a pretty 6 year old had secured…

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    • DECEMBER 12, 2012
    • 296 Views
    Neonatal ductal stenting for Blue baby syndrome

    Neonatal ductal stenting for Blue baby syndrome

    New Year. A Happy Beginning! The last day of the earlier year was almost the last day in the life of a precious child. December 31, 2008. I was eagerly waiting to celebrate the dawn of the New Year. Just then I got a call from the MIOT Center of Children’s Cardiac…

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