Topic: Cardiac

Cardiac study raises questions about awareness in death

AFPPARISSome people may retain awareness after they have technically died, according to an unusual study published on Wednesday into hospital patients who went into deep cardiac arrest.Fifteen hospitals in Britain, Austria and the United States pooled information about more than 2,000 cardiac ...

Experts stress regular checkup to avoid cardiac diseases

islamabadHeart diseases are one of the leading causes of death among adults aged between 40 to 60 years.Cardiovascular diseases (CVDs) are amongst the greatest public health challenges around the globe. They are very common, costly, disabling and deadly. People must get their heart checkup ...

qaim lays foundation cardiac surgery unit
September 29, 2014

Qaim lays foundation of 200-bed cardiac surgery unit

KARACHI - Sindh Chief Minister Qaim Ali Shah on Saturday laid down foundation stone of Pediatric Cardiac Surgery Unit in National Institute of Cardiovascular Diseases (NICVD), Karachi. The unit would be completed within two years at the cost of Rs1800 million. It comprised 200 beds The construction ...

heart attack pie cardiac ward
August 26, 2014

‘Heart attack pie’ next to the cardiac ward

MOLDundee Health experts have slammed a hospital canteen for selling an 800-calorie ‘fry-up pie’ to patients.The meal - dubbed ‘a heart attack on a plate’ - includes a slice of bacon, a sausage, a black pudding and beans with an egg on top.It is being sold at Ninewells ...

Cardiac Centre inaugurated at Shalamar Hospital

LAHORE - A state-of-the-art Cardiac Centre at Shalamar Teaching Hospital was inaugurated by Rasheeda Begum, wife of founding trustee Chaudhary Nazar Muhammad (Late). Her family, Chairman Board of Trustee Ch Ahmad Saeed, Chief Operating Officer, Shalamar Hospital Prof Ahmed Wasim Yusuf, and ...

financial assistant cardiac patient
February 28, 2014

Financial assistant for cardiac patient

LAHORE - Advisor to Punjab Chief Minister on Health Kh Salman Rafique handed over a cheque of Rs 2 lakh on behalf of Punjab Chief Minister to Habib Ullah, father of 11 years old cardiac patient Afsana of Sukkhar Sindh, admitted in Punjab Institute of Cardiology here on Thursday. Talking to the ...

walk sensitises public cardiac diseases
February 18, 2014

Walk sensitises public to cardiac diseases

KHANEWALThe district administration in collaboration with a pharmaceutical company organised a walk to create awareness among public about heart diseases. DCO Usman Moazzam led the walk that was attended by a large number of people from all walks of life. Addressing the participants, the DCO said ...

walk creates awareness cardiac diseases
February 14, 2014

Walk creates awareness against cardiac diseases

SAHIWAL The District Headquarters Hospital in collaboration with a private company organised a walk to create awareness to control cardiac diseases here the other day. Addressing the participants, DHQ MS Dr Muhammad Saddiq said that heart diseases were becoming quite frequent and widespread these ...

cardiac arrest common winter
February 10, 2014

Cardiac arrest more common in winter

ISLAMABAD: Apart from the common cold and cough, winter is also the time when more heart attacks occur, medical experts caution. Every second person in the age group of 30 and above, who are already otherwise at risk, is prone to heart failure during winter, experts say.They also say that one ...

Mush's serious cardiac disease chance ‘very low’, says Arizona cardiologist

LAHORE  - Dr Ismail Bokhari, an outstanding Interventionist Cardiologist from Arizona, USA, after examining the Armed Forces Institute of Cardiology report on the health condition of Gen Pervez Musharraf, says the former president’s chance for a serious cardiac disease is very low.This ...

cda hospital cardiac centre
January 08, 2014

CDA hospital to have cardiac centre

ISLAMABAD: The meeting of technical committee of Capital Development Authority was held at CDA Headquarters Tuesday.The committee approved the construction of state-of-the-art cardiac centre at CDA Hospital. The cardiac centre will be constructed at cost of Rs 190 million including cost of ...

cardiac conference concludes
October 27, 2013

Cardiac conference concludes

LAHORE - Cardiologists from Pakistan and other countries delivered lectures on the last day of International Conference on Cardiology at a local hotel on Saturday. Punjab Institute of Cardiology organized the three day conference and PIC Health Talk to equip young doctors with modern development in ...

continues conference cardiac
October 26, 2013

Cardiac Conference continues

LAHORE - Prominent cardiologists from Pakistan and other countries delivered lectures during technical session of International Conference on Cardiology at a local hotel on the second day on Friday. Punjab Institute of Cardiology has organised the three day conference and PIC Health Talk to equip ...

moot cardiac diseases starts
October 25, 2013

Moot on cardiac diseases starts

LAHORE - A three-day international conference on cardiac diseases started here at a local hotel on Thursday. The theme of the conference is ‘cardiac pacing and clinical electro-physiology’. Eminent cardiologist, Prof Dr Shahryar Ahmad inaugurated the moot who termed the event a great ...

diseases cardiac moot set
October 22, 2013

All set for moot on cardiac diseases

LAHORE - The Punjab Institute of Cardiology has finalised arrangements for three-day international conference on cardiac diseases from October 24 to 26.More than one thousand doctors have got registered their names for the participation in the conference. Besides, local experts, the renowned ...

cardiac moot
October 20, 2013

Cardiac moot from 24th

LAHORE - The First Biennial International Conference on cardiac pacing, clinical electro-physiology and PIC heart talk 2013 is about to be organised by the PIC in collaboration with Pakistan Heart Rhythm Society to review the important cardiac aspects in Pakistan. Punjab Institute of Cardiology ...

us engineer dies cardiac arrest
September 17, 2013

US engineer dies of cardiac arrest

ISLAMABAD  - A US engineer was found dead here at a house in sector E-7 on Monday morning.Police knew about the incident following a call made by the mates of deceased and shifted the dead body to Pakistan institute of Medical Science. A spokesperson of Islamabad police told media that the ...

cardiac centre shalamar hospital
August 28, 2013

Cardiac centre at Shalamar hospital

LAHORE (PR): Due to the rapid increase in hypertension and heart diseases, a state-of-the-art Cardiac Centre is being established at Shalamar Teaching Hospital. In this context an agreement has been signed yesterday for the procurement of latest angiography machine for the cardiac centre. This ...

candidate dies cardiac arrest
May 11, 2013

PP-254 candidate dies of cardiac arrest

MUZAFFARGARH - A candidate of Tehrik Tahaffuz-e-Pakistan died of cardiac arrest at Rangpur late on Thursday night during election campaign. The District Returning Officer (DRO) Muzaffargarh has sent the report regarding death of PP-254 candidate Mehr Mushtaq Ahmad Khera to the ECP for the ...

prisoner dies cardiac arrest
April 16, 2013

Prisoner dies of cardiac arrest

RAWALPINDI – A 45-year-old convicted prisoner in murder case languishing in Adyala Jail died under mysterious circumstances, informed sources here on Monday.However, the jail authorities claimed that the prisoner died of cardiac arrest. The deceased was later identified as Tariq Mehmood son ...

Petition in LHC seeks judicial commission over death of cardiac patients

A petition was submitted over the death of two dozen cardiac patients due to use of adulterated medicines of Punjab Institute of Cardiology (PIC) demanding establishment of a judicial commission to probe the incident.According to details, the petitioner's lawyer Azhar Siddiqui on Monday prayed the ...

Dev Anand Dies Cardiac Arrest London
December 05, 2011

Dev Anand dies of cardiac arrest in London

Dev Anand, Bollywoods evergreen star, who swayed generations of fans as debonair hero and later as a filmmaker in a Bollywood career spanning 65 years, died in his sleep on Sunday, leaving behind a legacy of classics like Guide and Hum Dono. A sprightly 88-year-old Dev Anand came here a few days ...

Mpa Obaidullah Dies Cardiac Arrest
October 08, 2011

MPA Obaidullah dies of cardiac arrest

PESHAWAR - Affiliated with the ruling Awami National Party (ANP), member of the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Assembly from Kohistan district, Maulana Obaidullah died of cardiac arrest on Friday. He was 57. Almost three days back, Maulana Obaidullah was in Swat where his condition worsened instantly and was ...

Minor Recoveres Cardiac Problem
August 22, 2010

Minor recoveres from cardiac problem

LAHORE Two years old Faraz Ali of Nazirgarhi, Charsadah, Khyber Pakhtu-nkhawa suffering from cardiac problem who had been admitted in the Children Hospital, Lahore has fully recovered after heart operation. Medical Director of Children Hospital Prof Ahsan Waheed Rathor told the doctors conducted ...

Exag Punjab Dies Cardiac Arrest
May 15, 2010

Ex-AG Punjab dies due to cardiac arrest

ISLAMABAD - Nephew of Justice Khalil-ur-Rehman Ramday and former advocate- general Punjab, Raza Farooq, was found dead in the room of a local five-star hotel here on Friday, police said. Later, his dead body was shifted to Pakistan Institute of Medical Sciences for autopsy. The deceased was the son ...

Molana Tariq Jamil Receives Cardiac Arrest
March 06, 2010, 11:14 am

Molana Tariq Jamil receives cardiac arrest

Prominent religious scholar Molana Tariq Jameel has reportedly received cardiac arrest, following which, he was rushed to hospital for medical treatment, witnesses and media reports said. According to hospital sources, Molanas health condition was getting stable and he was out of danger.

Jcsc Takes Serious Note Hostile Propaganda Isi
October 11, 2008, 6:35 pm

JCSC takes serious note of hostile propaganda against ISI

A session of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Committee meeting (JCSC), which is the highest military leadership forum where defence and security issues are discussed, was convened here at Joint Staff Headquarters today. The meeting was chaired by General Tariq Majid, Chairman Joint Chiefs of Staff ...