Amrita Hospital at Pampa to be Opened on Tuesday

Minister Kadannapally Ramachandran will inaugurate the Amrita Health Care Hospital at pampa on Tuesday.

Modern Heart Surgery Options at Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences, Kochi

 The Department of Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery at the Amrita School of Medicine organized a two-day live workshop on minimally-invasive mitral valve repair and replacement methods. 'A minimally invasive surgery, unlike open surgeries, requires only one or two small incisions on the side of the chest between the ribs. The technique reduces the risk of embolism and bleeding and also helps in preserving the functioning of the heart,' stated Dr. Shiv. K. Nair, Professor and Head at the Department of Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery during a press conference at Amrita.

AIMS,Kochi is to Come Up with Keyhole Heart Surgery Facility

Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences, Kochi is all set to start his new facility of keyhole surgery (Minimal Invasive Procedure) by January 2011.  Training Workshops are being conducted as a part of this, said, Cardio Vascular and Thoracic Surgery Head, Dr. Shiv.K.Nair.

Minimally Invasive Surgery a Boon - Dr Shiv K Nair, professor and head, department of cardiovascular and thoracic surgery, AIMS

With the coming of minimally invasive methods in cardiac surgery, patients with serious heart complaints can look forward to faster recovery to normal life minus several surgery-related trauma.
But, not all patients are candidates for minimally invasive surgery, says Dr Shiv K Nair, professor and head, department of cardiovascular and thoracic surgery, Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences, Kochi.

Minimally Invasive Surgery a Boon for Cardiac Patients : Dr. Shiv K Nair, AIMS

With the coming of minimally invasive methods in cardiac surgery, patients with serious heart complaints can look forward to faster recovery to normal life minus several surgery-related trauma. But, not all patients are candidates for minimally invasive surgery, says Dr Shiv K Nair, professor and head, department of cardiovascular and thoracic surgery, Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences, Kochi.