MD, MBChB, FRCP
University Research Lecturer
- Consultant Cardiologist
- Clinical Lead for Cardiac Rhythm Management
Consultant Cardiologist and Clinical Lead for Cardiac Electrophysiology at Oxford University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust.
Research interests include emerging technologies and treatment strategies for atrial fibrillation and other arrhythmias.
Work currently being undertaken on global left atrial mapping to guide ablation of persistent atrial fibrillation, ultrasound and CT-guided imaging of ablation lesions and the impact of power settings on the safety and efficacy of radiofrequency ablation.
The other main research area is in cardiac resynchronisation therapy to treat heart failure, with a particular interest in the electrophysiological and functional benefits of LV endocardial pacing.
Evaluating Real-World Clinical Outcomes in Atrial Fibrillation Patients Receiving the WATCHMAN Left Atrial Appendage Closure Technology.
Boersma LV. et al, (2019), Circ Arrhythm Electrophysiol, 12
Thrombo-embolic events in left ventricular endocardial pacing: long-term outcomes from a multicentre UK registry.
Sawhney V. et al, (2018), Europace, 20, 1997 - 2002
Electrical latency predicts the optimal left ventricular endocardial pacing site: results from a multicentre international registry.
Sieniewicz BJ. et al, (2018), Europace, 20, 1989 - 1996
Tracking down and treating the cause of syncope
(2018), Practitioner, 262, 11 - 16
Incidence, Predictors and Outcomes of Device-Related Thrombus After Left Atrial Appendage Closure With The WATCHMAN Device. Insights From the EWOLUTION Real World Registry.
Sedaghat A. et al, (2018), JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN COLLEGE OF CARDIOLOGY, 72, B44 - B45