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Heart Transplant Scenario In India Very Dismal, Say Health Experts

NEW DELHI: Lack of infrastructure, logistical constraints, and myths and stigma attached to organ donation are the major hurdles keeping the rate of heart transplant in India at an “abysmal low” vis-a-vis in the west, according to health experts. Cardiovascular diseases (CVDs) are the number one cause of death globally, leading to more deaths annually than from any other cause. ... Read More »