Peshawar Institute of Cardiology geared up to hold out open-heart surgical procedure on youngsters


The Peshawar Institute of Cardiology (PIC) is now now able to conducting open-heart surgical procedures on youngsters, a spokesperson for the hospital mentioned Monday. 

The spokesperson, chatting with Geo News, mentioned that other than open-heart surgical procedures for youngsters, the hospital can also be geared up to hold out coronary heart and lungs transplantation on youngsters.

“Surgeries will make the PIC the only pediatric cardiac hospital in the province to be equipped to carry out open-heart surgery and heart transplant for children,” mentioned the official.

He added that youngsters born with holes of their coronary heart may also be handled on the institute.