“Because we believe every heartbeat matters” World Heart Federation – and we might add, it doesn’t matter where it beats or whose heartbeat is.
I take them in my arms as soon as I see them in the ward, when I can, I try to take some pictures so I can also see them again when I’m in Cagliari…waiting for the next call to come.
Miriam and Peace arrived at EMERGENCY’s facility on 31 October and she underwent the corrective open-heart surgery on 8 November. She is now doing very well and has recovered fully.
The cardiologist who visited included Chantal among the patients that may require surgery at the Salam Centre.
We were honoured to receive the World Health Organization (WHO) Director-General Dr Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus at the Salam Centre
Two years ago, we also began collaborating with the Jos University Teaching Hospital in the east of Sudan.
Some months after her surgery, something wasn't right, and she was readmitted to the Salam Centre.
Neige is a little, six year old girl from Bangui, Central African Republic.
EMERGENCY were invited to take part in one of the most important meetings on cardiology on the African continent.
Her perspective, from her hospital bed, showing doctors making their rounds.