A team of cardiologists of the Christian Medical College (CMC) Hospital, Vellore, has used a novel percutaneous route to implant a pulmonary valve in a 54-year-old woman from Puducherry. The doctors implanted the new heart valve through the jugular vein, a blood vessel in the neck. Read the full article in The Hindu
The National Institutional Ranking Framework has ranked CMC Vellore among the top 5 medical colleges in India. Read more at NIRF.