Contributors

Eltigani Abdelaal, MD, MRCP
Quebec Heart and Lung Institute
Québec City, Québec, Canada
Amer K. Ardati, MD, MSc, FACC
University of Illinois, Chicago, IL
Jesse Brown Veterans Affairs Medical Center
Chicago, IL
Antonio L. Bartorelli, MD, FACC, FESC
Director, Interventional Cardiology, Centro Cardiologico Monzino
University of Milan
Milan, Italy
Ivo Bernat, MD, PhD
University Hospital and Faculty of Medicine
Pilsen, Czech Republic
Olivier Bertrand, MD, PhD
Quebec Heart and Lung Institute
Québec City, Québec, Canada
Isida Byku, MD
Cardiovascular Fellow
University of Chicago Medicine
Chicago, IL
Jack P. Chen, MD, FACC, FSCAI, FCCP
Chairman of Medicine
Northside Hospital
Atlanta, GA
Tawfiq Choudhury, MBBS, BSc, MRCP
Manchester Royal Infirmary
Manchester, United Kingdom
Mauricio G. Cohen, MD, FACC, FSCAI
Associate Professor of Medicine & Director, Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory
University of Miami Miller School of Medicine
Miami, FL
Sergio Cozzi, MD
Unità Operativa Complessa di Cardiologia, Ospedale
Alto Vicentino, Santorso
Vicenza, Italy
Rustem Dautov, MD, PhD, FRACP
Quebec Heart and Lung Institute
Québec City, Québec, Canada
Daniel Feldman, MD
University of Illinois-Chicago
Chicago, IL
Cristina Ferrari, MD
Centro Cardiologico Monzino, University of Milan
Milan, Italy
Douglas Fraser, MD, MB, BChir
Manchester Heart Centre, Manchester Royal Infirmary, Central Manchester University Hospitals NHS Trust
Institute of Cardiovascular Sciences, Manchester Academic Health Sciences Centre, University of Manchester
Manchester, United Kingdom
Philippe Garot, MD, FESC
ICPS, Massy
Générale de Santé, France
Ian C. Gilchrist, Sr., MD, FACC, FSCAI
Professor of Medicine
Penn State University, Heart & Vascular Institute
Hersey, PA
Rajiv Gulati, MD, PhD
Associate Professor of Medicine, Division of Cardiovascular Diseases
Mayo Clinic
Rochester, MN
Matthew Hann, MD
Duke University Medical Center
Durham, NC
Thomas Hovasse, MD
ICPS, Massy
Générale de Santé, France
Yuji Ikari, MD, PhD, FACC, FESC
Professor, Department of Cardiology
Tokai University
Tokyo, Japan
R. Lee Jobe, MD, FACC, FSCAI
North Carolina Heart and Vascular Associates, Raleigh, NC
University of North Carolina
Chapel Hill, NC
Sasko Kedev, MD, PhD
Ss. Cyril & Methodius University
University Clinic of Cardiology
Skopje, Macedonia
Morton Kern, MD, FACC, MSCAI, FAHA
Chief of Medicine, Veterans Administration Long Beach, Health Care System, Professor of Medicine
Associate Chief of Cardiology, University of California
Irvine, CA
Ferdinand Kiemeneij, MD, PhD
Tergooi Hospital
Blaricum, The Netherlands
Zoran Lasic, MD
Director, Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory, Jamaica Hospital Medical Center
Associate Director, Interventional Cardiology Fellowship Program, North Shore LIJ Lenox Hill Hospital
New York, NY
Thierry Lefèvre, MD, FESC, FSCAI
ICPS, Massy
Générale de Santé, France
Yves Louvard, MD, FSCAI
ICPS, Massy
Générale de Santé, France
Mamas A. Mamas, FRCP, DPHIL, BM BCh
Cardiovascular Research Group,
University of Keele
Staffordshire, United Kingdom
Tift Mann, MD, FACC
NC Heart and Vascular Research Associates
Raleigh, NC
Takashi Matsukage, MD, PhD
Associate Professor, Chief Director of ICU/CCU, Tokai
University Hachioji Hospital
Tokyo, Japan
Takashi Matsukage, MD, PhD
Associate Professor, Chief Director of ICU/CCU
Tokai University Hachioji Hospital
Tokyo, Japan
Sandeep Nathan, MD, MSc
Associate Professor of Medicine
University of Chicago Medicine
Chicago, IL
Samir B. Pancholy, MD
The Wright Center for Graduate Medical Education
The Commonwealth Medical College
Scranton, PA
Tejas M. Patel, MD
Apex Heart Institute, Ahmedabad
Gujarat, India
Alice A. Perlowski, MD, FACC, FSCAI
Assistant Professor of Medicine, Department of Cardiology, University of California, Irvine, CA
VA Long Beach Health Care System
Long Beach, CA
Duane S. Pinto, MD, MPH, FACC, FSCAI
Associate Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School, Associate Director, Interventional Cardiology Section
Director, Cardiac Intensive Care Unit, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Boston, MA
Christopher T. Pyne, MD
Department of Cardiology
Lahey Clinic Medical Center
Burlington, MA
Ramon Quesada, MD, FACP, FACC, FCCP, FSAI
Baptist Health, Baptist Hospital, Miami Cardiac & Vascular Institute
Miami, FL
Sunil V. Rao, MD
Duke University Medical Center
Durham, NC
Sudhir Rathore, MD, MRCP (UK), MD (Res), FESC, FACC
Frimley Park Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
Portsmouth Road, Camberley, Surrey
Elizabeth M. Retzer, MD
Cardiovascular Fellow
University of Chicago Medicine
Chicago, IL
Stéphane Rinfret, MD, SM, FRCPC
Quebec Heart and Lung Institute
Québec City, Québec, Canada
Jonathan R. Rosenberg, MD
Cardiovascular Fellow
University of Chicago Medicine
Chicago, IL
Kintur Sanghvi, MD, FACC, FSCAI
Associate Director of Cathlab, Director of Transradial Program, Clinical Associate Professor, Deborah Heart & Lung Center
Philadelphia School of Osteopathic Medicine
Browns Mills, NJ
Alessandro Sciahbasi, MD
Interventional Cardiology
Sandro Pertini Hospital, ASL RMB
Rome, Italy
Arnold H. Seto, MD, MPA
Section Chief, Cardiology, Long Beach Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Director of Interventional Cardiology Research
University of California, Irvine Medical Center
Orange, CA
Pinak B. Shah, MD
Director, Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory
Brigham and Women’s Hospital
Boston, MA
Sanjay Shah, MD
Apex Heart Institute, Ahmedabad
Gujarat, India
Adhir Shroff, MD, MPH
Associate Professor of Medicine, Director, Cardiovascular Catheterization Laboratories, Director, Interventional Cardiology Fellowship Program
University of Illinois-Chicago, Jesse Brown VA Medical Center
Chicago, IL
Vikas Singh, MD
Cardiovascular Fellow
University of Miami Miller School of Medicine
Miami, FL
Bernadette Speiser, MSN, CCRN, RCIS
Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory
Palo Alto Veteran’s Health Care System
Palo Alto, CA
Shamail S. Tariq, MD, MBA
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Harvard Medical School
Boston, MA
Helena Tizón-Marcos, MD, MsC
Cardiology Department, Hospital del Mar Barcelona, Spain
Heart Diseases Biomedical Research Group, IMIM (Hospital del Mar Medical Research Institute)
Barcelona, Spain
Jennifer A. Tremmel, MD, MS
Assistant Professor of Medicine (Cardiovascular)
Stanford University Medical Center
Stanford, CA
Alexander G. Truesdell, MD
Interventional Cardiologist
Virginia Heart
Falls Church, VA
Mladen I. Vidovich, MD
Chief, Section of Cardiology, Jesse Brown VA Medical Center
Associate Professor of Medicine, University of Illinois
Chicago, IL
Max Weiss, MD
University of Illinois-Chicago
Chicago, IL
James Wood Tyson
Department of Kinesiology
University of Georgia
Athens, GA
Srinivas Yallapragada, MD
Interventional Cardiology Fellow
University of Illinois-Chicago
Chicago, IL