Cardiac ablated and face lifted after ekos surgery

The face of a 16-year-old boy who underwent ekos in October has been raised by his mother after a week in a Brisbane hospital.Key points:Doctors said the boy had no problems breathing, was in good spirits and was able to stand after surgeryA Queensland health authority has been contacted for commentThe boy’s mother said he […]

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An Australian woman has undergone an experimental cardiac ablator surgery after doctors failed to perform the procedure on her in-patients.

Health Minister, Peter Dutton, announced the move in an update on his Facebook page on Wednesday.“I want to apologise for the inconvenience to the people of South Australia and the Commonwealth of having to make this announcement today.I have made it very clear to our doctors that they will no longer be able to perform […]

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How does cardiac ablation surgery work?

A doctor will often perform a c-section for a patient who is having a severe heart attack.During this procedure, the surgeon inserts a catheter through the abdominal wall to inject the patient with a liquid containing a protein known as an amylase.The fluid is then pumped into the patient’s chest and the procedure is repeated […]

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