Cardiology - Cardiac surgery - Corony unit

The in-patient unit comprises 32 active beds (Middlecare or CCU). The CCU is the section of the in-patient unit specifically used for patients who:

  • suffer from acute cardiac problems: acute coronary syndrome, acute heart failure,
  • have undergone coronary angioplasty, heart surgery, aortic valvoplasty, or had a pacemaker or defibrillator fitted.

The medical imaging unit team is made up of 4 cardiologists, 1 radiologist, 1 cardiac rhythm specialist and 1 nuclear medicine specialist. Through synergistic collaboration, they research and diagnose all coronary problems.

The following tests are performed at the unit:

  • transthoracic echocardiography,
  • transœsophageal echocardiography,
  • drug-induced stress echocardiography,
  • stress echocardiography,
  • paediatric ultrasound,
  • two-dimensional strain imaging by echocardiography,
  • contrast echocardiography,
  • three-dimensional intracardiac echocardiography,
  • evaluation of ventricular dyssynchrony,
  • coronary CT scan,
  • stress and drug-induced stress myocardial scintigraphy.

Route

250

Level

5

Visiting hours

Monday

14:00 - 16:00
18:00 - 19:30

Tuesday

14:00 - 16:00
18:00 - 19:30

Wednesday

14:00 - 16:00
18:00 - 19:30

Thursday

14:00 - 16:00
18:00 - 19:30

Friday

14:00 - 16:00
18:00 - 19:30

Saturday

14:00 - 16:00
18:00 - 19:30

Sunday

14:00 - 16:00
18:00 - 19:30

Remarks

Maximum 3 persons per room

2659

Doctors and paramedical

Dr
Department of cardiology
Head of cardiology