• UNTH carries out 175 open heart surgeries

    UNTH carries out 175 open heart surgeries

    According to reports, the University of Nigeria Teaching Hospital (UNTH), Enugu, says it had successfully conducted 175 Open Heart Surgeries since the reactivation of the program at the hospital in 2013.

    The hospital’s Chief Medical Director, Dr. Chris Amah, said a total of 22 persons made up of 10 adults and 12 paediatrics had been slated for surgeries with seven already successfully carried out.

    The hospital had conducted its first open heart surgery in 1974, the first by any hospital in Black […]