Successfully performed the opening-heart surgery and patched ventricular vent

Wednesday, Jan 03 2018, 11:03

QTV - Quang ninh obstetrics and pediatrics hospital has successfully performed the first opening heart surgery and ventricular septal defect for 2 children under 5 months old. This is one of the achievements of the hospital towards mastering the techniques of cardiovascular care for children.

Each surgery takes more than 6 hours
Each surgery takes more than 6 hours

2 operated patients were Dang Van T (05 months old, in Don Dac commune, Ba Che district) and Le Bao N (03 months old, in Cam La commune, Quang Yen town). Identifying these cases are congenital heart disease and need immediately treating, the doctors of Quang ninh obstetrics and pediatrics hospital invited cardiologists from the Heart Center under National Hospital of Pediatrics for emergency surgery. After more than 6 hours, these two cases were successfully performed by Dr. Nguyen Ly Thinh Truong, deputy director of the pediatric cardiology center (National Pediatric Hospital) and technicians. 
Translated by Chu Linh