Cardiac surgery suspended at major Melbourne hospital

By Holly Hales
Updated May 22 2024 - 3:15pm, first published 3:09pm
Cardiac surgery has been suspended at Austin Hospital after a heart-lung machine malfunction. (Luis Ascui/AAP PHOTOS)
Cardiac surgery has been suspended at Austin Hospital after a heart-lung machine malfunction. (Luis Ascui/AAP PHOTOS)

Cardiac surgery at one of Melbourne's busiest hospitals has been temporarily suspended due to a bypass equipment fault.

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