Shiv Sena leader Sanjay Raut undergoes angioplasty at Mumbai hospital
Sanjay Raut (57), who led the Sena's charge to seek equal share in power with the BJP post-assembly election results in Maharashtra, visited the private hospital in suburban Bandra in the afternoon for routine check-up. Angiography is an imaging test that uses X-rays to view a person's blood vessels. Angioplasty is a procedure to restore blood flow through the artery.
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The central agency has offered to arrange for an air ambulance along with a team of medical experts to ensure a “safe journey back home” for the businessman.
Larry King undergoes angioplasty after chest pain complaints, now 'recovering' in hospital
The talk-show host's doctor performed angioplasty, and inserted stents to reopen 1987's bypass.
Nawaz Sharif's condition very serious, says his doctor
Nawaz Sharif, 69, who is serving a seven-year imprisonment in a Lahore jail, was rushed to a hospital from Kot Lakhpat jail on Tuesday after he complained of heart related complications.
Ayushman Bharat: 10,000 beneficiaries hospitalised per day in December
The average number of beneficiaries admitted to hospitals increased to 10,000 per day in December from around 2,000-5,000 in October.
Consumables now costlier than stents in angioplasty
Many hospitals are charging anything between Rs 32,000-42,000 and some even more, well above the cost of a stent, which has been capped at Rs 30,000.
Angioplasty cost falls up to 18 per cent on stent price cap
Angioplasty cost at corporate hospital chains came down by 8-12% to ₹2.05 lakh-2.20 lakh from ₹2.10 lakh-2.20 lakh, the study showed.
Venkaiah Naidu discharged from AIIMS after undergoing angioplasty
Naidu, 68, had undergone an angiography yesterday which showed a significant blockage in one of the main arteries and to treat the condition a stent was placed.
Now hospitals cannot charge margin on stents, rules govt
National Pharmaceutical Pricing Authority (NPPA) sources told TOI that no margin was envisaged for hospitals in pricing of stents as hospitals are not retailers of the particular product.
New stents disappear from hospitals for 're-labelling'
Cardiologists told TOI on Thursday the bioresorbable vascular scaffold (BVS)— the fourth generation and most recent one that dissolves into the body after healing the diseased artery—is practically unavailable.
President Pranab Mukherjee reported stable after angioplasty
The President was admitted to Army Research and Referral Hospital after he complained of upset stomach and related ailments earlier in the day.
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