Associate Professor Andy Yong

Institute: ANZAC Research Institute
Category: Clinical
Current Project

Developing a wireless method to assess coronary artery disease

Fractional flow reserve (FFR) is a technique used in the cardiac catheterisation laboratory during coronary angiography to evaluate coronary artery disease. Using FFR to guide decisions on whether to perform angioplasty or bypass grafting has been shown to improve outcomes.

However, FFR measurement currently requires placing a guidewire with a pressure…

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