Advances in Co-registration, Coronary Physiology & Intra Coronary Imaging
4:00 AM America/New_York
Prof Andrew Sharp qualified from Edinburgh Medical School in 1998. He was appointed as a Consultant Cardiologist at the Royal Devon and Exeter Hospital in 2011 and Honorary Associate Professor by the University of Exeter in 2018 before moving to the University Hospital of Wales in Cardiff in the summer of 2019. He conducted his early training at the Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh, before moving to London for his senior clinical training, completing the Milan-Imperial College Interventional Cardiology Fellowship programme, having spent a year in San Raffaele and Columbus Hospitals, Milan, Italy, under the tutelage of Professor Antonio Colombo. Dr Sharp was awarded an MD postgraduate research degree from the University of Edinburgh for his work on the hypertensive heart and his current research interests include device-based treatments for hypertension, catheter-directed treatments for pulmonary embolism, intracoronary imaging and coronary physiology.
A consultant/attending. Features in 50 videos on Wondr Medical. Carlo Di Mario generally speaks on Instantaneous wave-Free Ratio (iFR), Fractional Flow Reserve (FFR), Coronary Flow Reserve (CFR), Coronary Physiology, and Co-registration.
Javier Escaned is Head of Interventional Cardiology Section at Hospital Clinico San Carlos / Complutense University of Madrid, Spain. He is author of over 450 indexed scientific articles on interventional cardiology, imaging and physiology (h-index 67), Deputy Editor of the European Heart Journal and editor of the textbooks “Coronary Stenosis. Imaging, Structure and Physiology” and “Physiological Assessment of Coronary Stenoses and the Microcirculation). Recent trials as principal investigator include ADVISE II, DEFINE FLAIR and SYNTAX II. As an educationalist, he frequently serves as lecturer and live case operator at major scientific meetings.
Interventional cardiologist and entrepreneur taking products from inception to commercialisation. Justin now is Founder & CEO of Wondr Medical, a medical technology company which is revolutionising communications for the medical community. Justin developed algorithms (iFR), which are used on Volcano-Philips systems in hospitals all around the world to aid diagnosis and treatment of coronary artery disease.