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
In rural India and other places where tuberculosis is rampant, A.I. that scans lung X-rays might eliminate the scourge. Read the full article in The New York Times.