Associate Professor Andy Yong
|Institute:||ANZAC Research Institute|
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…