The Institute of Child Health
The Institute of Child Health and Hospital for Children started functioning in its new building at Halls Road, Egmore, Madras in the year 1968.
New and review cases - All working days (Congenital and acquired Heart disease) Daily ward round in Preterm/ New born ward. Evaluation and follow up of cardiac cases. Bedside colour Doppler Echo study in New born ward
Trans thoracic Echo with colour doppler on all working days Trans Esophageal and contrast Echo and complex cases evaluation on Saturday.
The department functions 6 days a week throughout the year. All patients with diarrhoeal diseases are managed in the ORT cell with minimal recourse to inpatient care. Acutely and chronically ill children with liver diseases and other related gastrointestinal illness are admitted, investigated and treated as in-patient in the Gastroenterology Ward. The ward is 10 bedded one with an endoscopy suite attached.
OPD - 8 a.m. to 10 a.m. (Every day)
IP rounds - 10 a.m. – 12 noon (Every day)
Procedures - IT methotrexate / BMA /BMB (Trephine)
Halls road, Egmore, Chennai - 600008