As the number of such patients increased over the years, a remarkable non invasive and safe treatment called EECP (Enhanced External Counter Pulsation) which could be administered to patients without hospital admission nor require surgery or injections emerged in the USA and got approved by the US - FDA (Food and Drug Administration) for treatment of refractive Angina, inoperable heart disease & heart failure.
Medlinks Cardiocare Pvt Ltd is Kerala’s first EECP centre with full investigative facilities like a 64 Slice cardiac CT, Dual Head Nuclear Medicine Gamma camera Facility, Exercise Treadmill, Echocardiography, Ultrasound Color Doppler, Pulmonary Function Testing, Myocardial Perfusion Scanning, MUGA Analysis for absolute cardiac function and a complete 24 Hours pathology laboratory facility.
Medlinks has eminent full time and visiting consultants under its umbrella in the fields of Cardiology, Nuclear Cardiology, Diabetology, Vascular Surgery, General Surgery, Cardiac Anesthesia & Critical Care, EECP Therapy, Radiology and Pathology.
Other than the well established treatment indications for EECP therapy numerous emerging indications have shown immense promise and are being used increasingly for the treatment of the below mentioned conditions.
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