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ECG DepartmentThis department records an electrocardiogram of all those patients who visit Punjab Institute of Cardiology. ECG is a strip of graphic produced by an electrocardiograph, which records the electrical voltage in the heart in the form of a continuous strip graph· It is the prime tool in cardiac electrophysiology, and has a prime function in screening and diagnosis of cardiovascular diseases.This unit is equipped with 3-channel ECG machines both in OPD and Emergency departments. In Emergency Department, ECG is free of cost for all cardiac patients. While in OPD, its fee is subject to patient categorization.
ETT DepartmentExercise Tolerance Test (ETT) is used to measure the heart's response to exercise (also known as a stress test). The department is functioning in new OPD building with 05 latest machines under the supervision of qualified and experienced doctors. Complete backup support for admission / treatment is available in case of any emergency during ETT.
Nuclear Medicine Department
Angiography DepartmentDepartment of Cardiac Catheterization & Interventional Cardiology includes 5 state-of-the-art Catheterization Laboratories and offers the latest in heart disease diagnostic procedures to patients. Performing both inpatient and outpatient studies, we do more than 16,000 procedures per year. These procedures are done by both the traditional femoral (leg) approach and the radial (wrist) approach. Diagnostic catheterization is the primary procedure performed in the laboratories which, depending on the patient's situation, may lead to one or more of a variety of interventional options. Interventional services offered to patients include coronary angioplasty, intracoronary stenting, and valvuloplasty. Prompt surgical backup from our world-class surgical team is available for all procedures, though seldom necessary.The department specializes in non-surgical interventions to treat diseases of the coronary and peripheral arteries. Its physicians offer a premier program providing the latest techniques to open or clear blockages in the coronary and peripheral arteries, such as balloon angioplasty with Stents.
- Percutaneous Coronary Intervention(PCI) with balloon and stent implantation
- Peripheral Angioplasty and Stenting (Carotid, Renal, Lower Limb)
- Percutaneous Transvenous Mitral Commissurotomy (PTMC)
- Pulmonary and Aortic Valvuloplasty
- Treatment of Coarctation of Aorta with balloon and stent