Cardiac Check-Up Camp for Children at AJ Hospital on May 28, 2019

Cardiac Check-Up Camp for Children at AJ Hospital on May 28, 2019

Mangaluru: The first full-fledged Paediatric Cardiology Centre has begun functioning at the A J Hospital & Research Centre. Simple heart defects can be cured by pin-hole procedures, and complex defects treated by open heart surgeries that are routinely carried out at the centre.

A heart check-up camp for children has been organized in order to cater to a large number of children suffering from cardiac ailments. The heart check-up camp for children with cardiac problems will be held in the Out-Patient Department of A.J. Hospital & Research Centre on Tuesday i.e. May 28, 2019. Camp participants will be offered FREE consultation and 50% discount on Echocardiogram. If the child requires further treatment, the same will be done at a concessional rate.

Children with following problems can avail the camp benefit:

  • Children known to have heart disease
  • Turning blue on crying
  • She / he has recurrent respiratory infections
  • Has breathing difficulty while playing