New Catheterisation Lab Opens in Northern Emirates

24 November 2009 (Last Updated November 24th, 2009 18:30)

RAK Hospital has opened the first catheterisation laboratory (cath lab) in the northern emirates to offer cardiovascular treatments that require catherisation procedures. The cath lab will have a multidisciplinary team including a physician, cardiac physiologist, nurse and radiographer.

RAK Hospital has opened the first catheterisation laboratory (cath lab) in the northern emirates to offer cardiovascular treatments that require catherisation procedures.

The cath lab will have a multidisciplinary team including a physician, cardiac physiologist, nurse and radiographer.

The new RAK Centre for Interventional Cardiology will feature state-of-the-art facilities and equipment, according to zawya.com.

The cath lab comprises an examination room with diagnostic imaging equipment used to support the catheterisation procedure.