IMPHAL: In a major move that will ensure world-class treatment especially for the heart patients, the Regional Institute of Medical Science (RIMS), Lamphelpat on Thursday inaugurated newly installed Echocardiogram machine.
Addressing the inauguration, MP Dr. RK Ranjan lauded the authority of RIMS making the effort to install the machine, the first of its kind in the state that will help the doctors in treating heart patients, easier and faster. Patients with complicated heart disease may now get all opportunity to get treatment at RIMS, the MP said.
This may be perhaps, the first of its kind in the northeast, the MP opined.
He also appealed the RIMS authority to make sure that the equipment be judiciously used to provide facilities to all needy patients of the state while also assuring his help in getting such machines for the institution should the need arise.
About Echocardiogram, the MP informed that it uses electrodes to check heart rhythm and ultrasound technology to see how blood moves through your heart. The newly installed machine can help doctors at the institution diagnose patients with critical heart conditions, the MP said.