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- Reporting of echocardiography
Trained in Cardiology in Newcastle, London and Southampton equipping me for the rigors of running a diagnostic noninvasive department, carrying out pacemaker insertions, supporting the coronary care unit and expanding the service single handed at Epsom for 18 years. At the same time carried out training and clinical duties first at St George's hospital and then at St Thomas hospital.
Practice mainly based round the noninvasive management of patients with new-onset palpitations, angina, hypertension and the prevention of complications in patients with chronic heart failure and ischaemic heart disease.
Areas of interest
Syncope; Chest pain, Palpitations, Breathlessness, Valve disease, Acute coronary syndromes; Hypertension, Ischaemic cardiomyopathy, chronic heart failure, Chronic angina.
Preoperative assessment for noncardiac surgery
Socioeconomic determinants of cardiac disease
Reading fiction and nonfiction. Economics. History. Music, early European, Baroque, African -Afro-beat, soukous.
Writing medico political fiction
Merit Award for contribution to clinical services at Epsom and St Helier University NHS Trust
(Additional) Languages spoken
Diogenes syndrome causing life-threatening complications of Paget's disease-senile squalor as a medical comorbidity
Courses offered to GPs
Ad hoc lunchtime sessions at Clockhouse Healthcare Dorking Road Epsom
Talks given to GP at the Royal Society of Medicine about coronary disease in women.
Separate talks under the same sponsor about the unique features of cardiac prevention in men
Outcomes (checked and approved by medical professional body)
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readmission rates after angiography and angioplasty<2%
Infection rate after pacemaker insertion<1%
- MBBS Lagos 1978
- MD Newcastle University 1991
Reference number 3224203
Details of entry to specialist register
- CCST Cardiology, 1994
Affiliations / memberships
British Cardiovascular Society
British Cardiovascular Intervention Society
European Society of Cardiology
- Ashtead Hospital, KT21 2SB
- 08:30 - 11:00
- 01372 221400
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