Clinicians focused on coronary heart disease research are:
Dr Mahmoud Barbir: familial hypercholestraemia its treatment and the use of LDL apheresis therapy
Dr Jonathan Clague: angioplasty and coronary bypass grafting; revascularization in blocked coronary arteries; development and evaluation of novel therapies including stem cells.
Professor Peter Collins: heart disease in women and the role and action of hormones on the cardiovascular system; cardiac syndrome X.
Dr Miles Dalby: strategies and logistics of primary angioplasty for acute myocardial infarction, coronary thrombosis, coronary stent imaging and biology; transcatheter aortic valve implantation (TAVI).
Professor Carlo Di Mario: interventional devices including drug eluting stents; pharmacological and other approaches in coronary heart disease; intravascular imaging.
Professor Kim Fox: evaluation of new treatments for coronary heart disease.
Dr Charles Ilsley: evaluation of new treatments for myocardial infarction; invasive surgery; hybrid revascularisation and coronary angioplasty.
Dr Mark Mason: myocardial protection; mode of action and efficacy of cardiac resynchronisation therapy.
More information about our research in coronary heart disease is available from our active research studies and publications web pages.