Cardiac Surgery

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    1 Video
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  • Sample Certificate

What you'll learn

Cardiac surgery is an option for patients with cardiovascular heart disease who fail to respond to medical/drug treatment. read more »»

Coronary artery bypass grafting in one such surgery is done in atherosclerosis cases that fail to respond to percutaneous coronary intervention. It can be done traditionally, off-pump method, or in a minimally invasive manner. The minimally invasive method is preferred due to reduced risks of infection and shorter hospital stays. The patient is up and mobile earlier than when he operated on the traditional way. Understand all about cardiac surgery in greater detail with the help of case studies in this course designed by Medvarsity and Dosily.

Who Should Attend?

  • Nutritionists
  • Dieticians
  • General Practitioners
  • Primary Care Physicians
  • Undergraduate Medical Students (Interns)
  • Postgraduate Students in Medicine
  • Nurses
  • Life Science Graduates
  • Ayush Students
  • Students Interested in Biological Sciences
  • Athletes

Key concepts covered include:

“An overview of:

  • What is a minimally invasive cardiac surgery
  • What are the benefits of minimally invasive cardiac surgery
  • Information on conventional CABG”


Dr. Priyanka Rohatgi

Chief Clinical Dietician


Dr. Priyanka graduated from Sri College of Ayurvedic science and research. in 2009 and has been practicing as an Ayurveda consultant specializing in various treatments like Marma Chikitsa & diet consultations with ayurvedic treatment. She is heading the department of Nutrition at Apollo Hospitals, Bangalore. She has 14 years of experience in Clinical Nutrition and Research and teaching. Area of special interest Nutritional management and prevention of Degenerative Diseases. She has 30 National and International publications in the Scientific Journals related to Nutrition. She has 8 gold medals to credit and has been awarded with an International award from the UK, Emerald group for the best scientific work for the year 2007.

For: intermediates

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