Karachi Gets Another Cardiovascular Hospital

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Karachi got its second major hospital for cardiovascular diseases with the formal inauguration of Karachi Institute of Heart Diseases (KIHD) here Friday. The first phase of the project having 20-bed cardiac emergency, 20-bed Coronary Care Unit and 80-bed Indoor facility, has been completed at a cost of Rs185 million. It has 20-bed each male wards I and II and female wards I and II besides providing diagnostic facilities including ECG, X-Ray, Laboratory, ETT, Echo Doppler Studies, Ambulatory ECG (Holter) Monitoring, Ambulatory Blood Pressure Monitoring, Angiography and Cardiac Catheterization, Angioplasty and other PCI.