Anechka. 4 years. Mother did not see even once. Grandmother is 76 years old and she is engaged in two more children of her disobedient daughter. To say that the family is poor is to say nothing. The child has never tasted meat in his life. Her month nursed in the department. Everyone who could bring food, clothes, toys. After a couple of weeks the child began to smile. Now willingly goes to the hands of those who played with her. The operation on the heart for the congenital malformation was successful. Tomorrow’s for an extract. Thanks to all who helped with money to purchase everything necessary for the operation and the postoperative period.
Every year about two hundred children are born with congenital heart defects in Kharkiv region.
1% of children are born with heart defects. About half of them require surgical treatment in childhood. For many of them the operation is the only chance of survival.
In Ukraine, the era of treatment of hypoplastic left heart syndrome (HLHS) has begun.
Summary: The hypoplastic left heart syndrome (HLHS) is the most difficult group of congenital heart defects, when any part of the left heart (valves, ventricle or aorta) is dramatically underdeveloped, which leads to heart failure in general to provide the systemic circulation Read more
Doctors of pediatric cardiac surgery in Kharkiv have found a new approach to their young patients. The idea of a photo shoot in the images of cartoon characters appeared when it was necessary to think of something to hang on the walls of the hospital in the new building for angiography Read more