59 years old Mr. Rohtas was on his way to his office by Delhi’s Metro when he felt a gnawing pain in his chest. This was unlike any pain he might have suffered in the past and forced him to sit. He mentioned it to his fellow passengers
Cardiac Surgery started in the backdrop of significant difficulties in the early 20th century. Statements like ‘whosoever would operate upon the heart is out of his mind and should be banished from the surgical
People often wonder as to how long the benefits of ‘Coronary Bypass Surgery’ would last. This is certainly more so for the heart patients who have had a heart bypass operation, angioplasty or stenting.
Patients know that for most heart operations a substantial incision with division of the breast bone (sternum) is needed in the middle of the chest. This incision is nearly one and a half times that of a caesarean section.
‘Sorry Honey just had a heart bypass!’ One would imagine a standard refrain that one would use to avoid sex.Not true! Fact is most people continue to have either similar or near enough similar/ somewhat improved sex life after heart operations.