NGHE AN — The Friendship General Hospital of central Nghe An Province has carried out its first open-heart surgeries for two children. With the help from the Ha Noi Heart Hospital doctors, surgeons successfully completed the surgeries after four hours.
"The success of the surgeries will bring hope to thousands of patients diagnosed with heart diseases, especially those in Nghe An and the surrounding areas," said Dr Nguyen Danh Linh, director of the hospital.
With technology transferred from the Ha Noi Heart Hospital, the hospital now has adequate equipment to perform open-heart surgeries. — VNS