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Name Professor Gianni Angelini
Job title BHF Professor of Cardiac Surgery and Director
Department Bristol Medical School (THS) University of Bristol
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Qualifications MD(Sienna), MCh(Wales), FRCS(Glas), FETCS
Professional details
Keywords saphenous vein bypass graft failure
beating heart surgery
arterial revascularisation
mitral valve repair
cardiac surgery
Areas of expertise My main research interests include:
Saphenous vein bypass graft failure; beating heart (off-pump) coronary surgery; arterial revascularisation; mitral valve repair.
The introduction and development of beating heart surgery (1995-to date) has involved: i) technical innovations, the conduct of prospective randomised trials and monitoring of early and late patient outcomes, ii) published evaluation confirming reduction of in-hospital mortality and major economic benefits to the Health Service by the adoption of this technique, and iii) mentoring of surgeons in this country and abroad

Cardiopulmonary bypass pathophysiology and myocardial protection in adult and pediatric heart surgery.