Clinical Services Choices:
Cardiac Surgical Capabilities (cases involving cardiopulmonary bypass)
Infants and children up to age of 18
"This 7 days old baby girl with a cyanotic heart disease with a very good surgical prognosis, needs an urgent referral abroad for a one stage corrective surgical intervention (Arterial Switch), which cannot be performed in the country.
The infant is so far stable and fit to travel by air, provided she is kept on continuous oxygen of 1L/min throughout the trip. "