Salam Centre for Cardiac Surgery

The Salam Centre for Cardiac Surgery

The Salam Centre is run and managed by the Italian based humanitarian organisation EMERGENCY.
Since April 2007, the Centre provides high standard, free of charge paediatric and adult cardiac surgery.

Cath Lab

From April 2007 to June 2017, the Cath Lab activity was as follows:

Diagnostic procedures 1,078
Percutaneous Transluminal Coronary Angioplasty 77
PTCM 26
Interventions for congenital heart diseases 106
Pacemakers implants 40
Pericardiocentesis 5

 

PROCEDURES FOR CONGENITAL HEART DISEASES

Pulmonary valvuloplasty 72
Aortic valvuloplasty 2
Tricuspid valvuloplasty 1
PDA closure 18
ASD closure 3
VSD closure 2
Aortoplasty for coarctation 3
Rashkind septostomy 5

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