Tygerberg Hospital keeps more hearts beating with pioneering service

Chris Bateman


A pioneering life- and cost- saving radial angiography service in Tygerberg Hospital’s cardiology department, the only one of its kind in Africa, is giving hundreds more patients unprecedented access to accurate diagnosis and treatment. 

Author's affiliations

Chris Bateman, Health and Medical Publishing Group, South Africa

Full Text

PDF (78KB)


Radial angiography; Tygerberg Hospital

Cite this article

South African Medical Journal 2015;105(5):338-339. DOI:10.7196/SAMJ.9555

Article History

Date submitted: 2015-03-02
Date published: 2015-05-27

Article Views

Abstract views: 1881
Full text views: 611

Comments on this article

*Read our policy for posting comments here