In this discussion, Dr. Allen Jeremias (Study PI) and Dr. Sukh Nijjer discuss the early results of the DEFINE PCI study which studied the use of iFR pullbacks following angiographically successful PCI to better understand the level and location of residual (and often unseen) ischemia following PCI. The implications of the study are discussed in this piece and how that might lead to procedural improvement in many patients.
Director of Interventional Cardiology Research, Assoc. Director Cardiac Cath Lab St. Francis Hospital, Roslyn, NY Director, Physiology Core Lab, Cardiovascular Research Foundation
Dr. Jeremias earned his medical degree at Heinrich-Heine-University School of Medicine in Düsseldorf, Germany, and a Master of Science degree at Harvard Medical School. He completed his medical training at the Cleveland Clinic Foundation ...