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B K Goyal

B K Goyal
Dr B K Goyal is an internationally acclaimed cardiologist and medical educationist of India. He is the Director Interventional Cardiology at Bombay Hospital. He was conferred Padma Shri, the Padma Bhushan and finally the Padma Vibhushan award in 2005. This is a very rare achievement and only 2 people in India have received all 3 Padma Awards till now.
Woman giving first-aid for heart attack

Importance of cardiac massage

How important is cardiac massage for reviving a person who has suffered a heart attack?
Doctor examining the patient

Inheriting heart disease

Both my parents have had a heart attack. I am healthy but what's my risk of getting a heart attack?


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