Liaquat University Hospital (LUH) cardiology department has started implanting pacemaker devices to heart patients, LUH Medical Superintendent Muhammad Siddique Pahore said in a statement on Monday.
Thousands of heart patients belonging to 15 districts of Sindh were being provided cardiac treatment without discrimination at the Hyderabad and the Jamshoro campuses of LUH, he said. With the availability of pacemaker implanting facility, lives of many patients having abnormal heart beat could be saved, the MS said.
LUH Administration Director Abdul Sattar Jatoi informed that interventional cardiology procedure had been started in civil hospital Hyderabad since last six months.
Published in The Express Tribune, June 1st, 2021.