Acute Vascular Imaging Centre
The Oxford Acute Vascular Imaging Centre (AVIC) is an internationally unique facility dedicated to clinical research in acute coronary syndromes (heart attack and unstable angina), stroke and transient ischaemic attack (TIA), traumatic brain injury and vascular disorders.
19 August 2019
Award from the journal Hypertension recognises publication as the top paper in its category of basic science.
24 August 2017
Researchers from the Radcliffe Department of Medicine have developed a new type of MRI scan to predict the risk of having a stroke, thanks to funding from the British Heart Foundation (BHF).
2 September 2016
The only project of its kind anywhere that studies all acute vascular events, such as strokes and heart attacks, to develop better treatments has recruited its 10,000th Oxfordshire participant. AVIC conducts brain imaging for this study.
Acute Microvascular Impairment Post-Reperfused STEMI Is Reversible and Has Additional Clinical Predictive Value: A CMR OxAMI Study.
Borlotti A. et al, (2019), JACC Cardiovasc Imaging
Combined T1-mapping and tissue tracking analysis predicts severity of ischemic injury following acute STEMI-an Oxford Acute Myocardial Infarction (OxAMI) study.
Wamil M. et al, (2019), Int J Cardiovasc Imaging, 35, 1297 - 1308
MRS and DTI evidence of progressive posterior cingulate cortex and corpus callosum injury in the hyper-acute phase after Traumatic Brain Injury.
Lawrence TP. et al, (2019), Brain Inj, 1 - 15
Hurford R. et al, (2019), Neurology, 92, e2455 - e2461
Okell TW. et al, (2019), Sci Rep, 9