First Author Abstracts

  1. Multi-disciplinary clinic: Next step in “Heart team” approach for TAVI.

Refai Showkathali, Raj Chelliah, Beth Brickham, Rafal Dworakowski, Emma Alcock, Ranjit Deshpande, Olaf Wendler, Philip MacCarthy, Jonathan Byrne.

British Cardiac Society (BCS) conf June, 2014

Heart 2013;99:suppl 2 A42-43

 

  1. Is parenteral adjunct anti-thrombotic therapy with thrombectomy needed for primary percutaneous coronary intervention in ST elevation myocardial infarction?

Refai Showkathali, Shahbaz Roshanzamir, Dinnish Baskaran, Oliver Cook, John R Davies, Rajesh K Aggarwal, Paul A Kelly, Kare H Tang, Gerald J Clesham, Reto A Gamma, Rohan O Jagathesan, Jeremy W Sayer

Heart 2013;99:suppl 2 A40-A41

 

  1. Tako-tsubo Cardiomyopathy in patients admitted for primary percutaneous coronary intervention in a high volume UK centre.

Refai Showkathali, Hetalkumar Patel, Anil Ramatour, Shahbaz Roshanzamir, Abdul Mozid, Alamgir kabir, Jeremy W Sayer, Gerald J Clesham, Rajesh K Aggarwal, Paul A Kelly.

BCS June, 2013- London

 

  1. Admission at nights or weekends has no adverse effect on mortality for STEMI patients treated by PPCI: single centre study from a large tertiary cardiac unit in UK.

Refai Showkathali, John R Davies, Paul A Kelly, Jeremy W Sayer, Rajesh K Aggarwal, Gerald J Clesham.

Transcatheter Therapeutics conference (TCT) 2012- Miami, USA

J Am Coll Cardiol. 2012;60(17_S):. doi:10.1016/j.jacc.2012.08.505

BCS June, 2013- London

Heart 2013;99:suppl 2 A23

 

  1. Small versus large culprit vessel size in primary percutaneous coronary intervention for ST elevation myocardial infarction: Incidence, clinical characteristics and outcome differences.

Refai Showkathali, Mariana Noy, Sunit Davda, John R Davies, Paul Kelly, Kare Tang, Rohan Jagathesan, Jeremy Sayer, Rajesh K Aggarwal, Gerald J Clesham

TCT 2012- Miami, USA

J Am Coll Cardiol. 2012;60(17_S):. doi:10.1016/j.jacc.2012.08.534

 

  1. Percutaneous coronary intervention in Octogenarians: Results from a high volume centre.

Refai Showkathali, Ed Boston-Griffiths, Hetalkumar Patel, Anil Ramoutar, John Davies, Alamgir Kabir, Reto Gamma, Rohan Jagathesan, Jeremy Sayer, Gerald Clesham, Paul Kelly, Rajesh Aggarwal.

BCS 2012, Manchester

Heart 2012;98:A18-19

TCT 2012- Miami

J Am Coll Cardiol. 2012;60(17_S):. doi:10.1016/j.jacc.2012.08.386

 

  1. Radial versus femoral access for primary percutaneous coronary intervention: single center study of 928 consecutive patients.

Refai Showkathali, Pille Harding, John Davies, Kare Tang, Rohan Jagathesan, Jeremy Sayer, Gerald Clesham, Paul Kelly, Rajesh Aggarwal.

American Heart Association-2011, Orlando, USA

Circulation 2011;124:A13427

 

  1. Percutaneous coronary intervention for acute coronary syndrome in elderly patients: Results from a high volume centre.

Refai Showkathali, Ed Boston-Griffiths, John Davies, Rajesh Aggarwal.

Euro PCR, Paris- 2011

Eurointervention 2011;7:A84

 

  1. Comparison of bivalirudin vs abciximab vs “unfractionated heparin only” for primary percutaneous coronary intervention in a high-volume centre.

Refai Showkathali, John Davies, Nikesh Malik, Wasing Taggu, Jeremy Sayer, Rajesh Aggarwal, Paul Kelly

BCS 2011

Heart 2011;97:A22

 

  1. Should primary percutaneous coronary intervention be the routine reperfusion strategy in octogenarians and nonagenarians presenting with ST elevation myocardial infarction?

Refai Showkathali, Ed Boston-Griffiths, John Davies, Gerald Clesham, Jeremy Sayer, Paul Kelly, Rajesh Aggarwal.

BCS 2011

Heart 2011;97:A30-31

 

  1. Clinical outcome of atrial flutter ablation in patients with severe pulmonary hypertension.

Showkathali R, Alzetani M, Grapsa J, Nihoyannopoulos P, Howard LSGE, Lefroy D,

Gibbs JSR. National Pulmonary Hypertension service, Dept of Cardiology, Hammersmith Hospital, London.

European Society of Cardiology (ESC) congress, Vienna 2007

 

  1. Success and clinical outcome of catheter ablation for supraventricular tachycardia in patients with severe pulmonary hypertension without congenital heart disease.

Showkathali R, Alzetani M, Grapsa J, Nihoyannopoulos P, Howard LSGE, Lefroy D, J Simon R Gibbs. National Pulmonary Hypertension service, Hammersmith Hospital, London.

BCS 2007

Heart 2007;93(suppl_1):A102

 

  1. Measuring success of catheter ablation procedures for regular supraventricular tachycardia. Do we give patients unrealistic expectations?

Showkathali R, Dhiraj Gupta, Mark J Earley, Maysaa Alzetani, Stuart Harris, Peter Kistler, Simon Sporton, Anthony W Nathan, Richard J Schilling. St Bartholomew’s Hospital, London.

BCS, 2006.

Heart 2006;92(suppl_2):A58 (Abstract no:148)

 

  1. Case mix and success of catheter ablation of paroxysmal SVT in “real-world” electrophysiology.

Refai Showkathali, Mark J Earley, Maysaa Alzetani, Stuart Harris, Dhiraj Gupta, Peter Kistler, Simon Sporton, Anthony W Nathan, Richard J Schilling. St Bart’s Hospital, London.

ECAS (European Cardiac Arrhythmia Society) Congress 2006- Marseille, France.

PACE April 2006; 29: supplement 1: Abstract 173