Cardiovascular diseases (CVD) accounted for one-third of the deaths in India. CVD accounted for 28% of the deaths in India.4 Ischaemic heart disease was ranked sixth in terms of DALY. Tamil Nadu is one of the southern states in India at an advanced level of epidemiological transition. CVDs accounted for 40% of the deaths among adults over 40 years in 2021. Ischaemic heart disease was the leading cause of years of life lost due to premature mortality in Tamil Nadu in 2021.
Chennai serves as a focal point for cutting-edge research and development in the domains of Cardiology and Metabolic disorders.
Chennai is a home for several research institute and colleges which facilitate exchange of knowledge and insights
The presence of a well-established medical community in Chennai encourages collaboration between local and international experts
Chennai is at the forefront of embracing Ground breaking technologies in the medical field.