- BS Media
- Published: 09, Jul, 2018 | Updated: July 23, 2018
- Heart Disease
A crew of medical professionals successfully performed Pakistan’s first-ever mechanical heart transplant at the National Institute of Cardio Vascular Diseases (NICVD) - Karachi on Monday, July 9, 2018.
It is being seen as a milestone in the history of Pakistan’s medical science while the use of this technology is never known and never done in Pakistan’s history. The mechanical heart is transplanted to 62-years old Nafeesa Begum.