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09:51
09:51

Amuru Widow Seeks UGX 6M for Daughter's Heart Surgery in India 2 2

Scovia Adyero,26, a local farmer and brewer in the rural Otwee Town Council told URN in an interview on Wednesday that her daughter Angel Ayubu was in 2018 diagnosed with severe Rheumatic Heart and Mitral Valve diseases from the Uganda Heart Institute in Kampala.
18:31
18:31

Heart Institute Renews Call for More Equipment, Expansion Medical equipment 1 3

The machine that is used to record the electrical activity of the heart, as one of the two basic tests, only adds to five existing equipment at the hospital that is also the country’s national referral centre for heart disease.
14:53
14:53

Heart Institute Boss Welcomes COVID-19 Wake Up Call 3 1

Dr. Omagino said the lack of space and limited Intensive Care Unit beds renders the institute incapable of adequately delivering on its mandate.
20:34
20:34

Heart Institute Fails to Attract Consultant Doctors 1 3

The committee chair and Budadiri West MP, Nathan Nandala Mafabi tasked Dr. Omangino to explain why the institute failed to fully utilize a budget release of Shillings 18.6bn for the 2018/2019 Financial Year leaving an unspent balance of Shillings 472M.
13:00
13:00

45% Percent of People Suffer Silent Heart Attacks-Expert

Dr William Manyilirah, a Consultant Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgeon says such a condition happens when coronary arteries or heart vessels narrow suddenly leading to reduced supply of blood and oxygen to the heart muscles.
18:32
18:32

Major Cause of Heart Disease Among Children Attributed to Rubella 2

Dr. Alfred Driwale, the Programme Manager UNEPI at the Ministry of Health said 60% of the children acquired heart disease because of the fact that their mothers suffered from rubella while pregnant.
10:58
10:58

Ugandan Doctor Receives Prestigious US Award 2 1

Dr. John Omagino, the Executive Director UHI, says the award is going to open other chances for training of doctors in advanced cardiology medicine and research.
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