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KCMH Cardiac Center

The Cardiac Center at King Chulalongkorn Memorial Hospital (KCMH) is a Thailand's leader in state-of-the art heart surgery, cardiac catheterization, cardiac electrophysiology, advanced cardiac imaging, cardiac anesthesia, cardiac nursing, and cardiac prevention and rehabilitation. As one of the largest and most comprehensive programs in nation, the Cardiac Center at KCMH constitutes with a number of clinical experts and multi-subspecialists to achieve excellent outcomes in cardiovascular patient care, research, and education.

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Sunday, 25 December 2011 13:01

Valvular heart disease, especially rheumatic heart disease, is prevalent in Thailand. Most of patients end up with valve replacement when they have symptoms related to valvular lesions such as shortness of breath or have changes of cardiac function. Post surgical care including maintenance of anticoagulation and prevention of infective endocarditis are crucial.

 

Generally, the mechanical prosthetic valve

requires life-long anticoagulation whereas

bioprosthetic or homograft valve do not.

For more information about anticoagulant,

please visit  Warfarin clinic

Our various operations are:

·        Aortic valve replacement

·        Mitral valve replacement

·        Tricuspid  valve replacement

·        Pulmonic valve replacement

 

 

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