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- Imaging: nuclear cardiology
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Dr Andrew Kelion qualified as a doctor from Oxford in 1991 and is a Consultant Cardiologist at the John Radcliffe Hospital in Oxford. He specialises in cardiac imaging, including Echocardiography, Cardiovascular Computed Tomography (CT) and Nuclear Cardiology, as well as practising as a general cardiologist. Dr Kelion is married with four children and lives in Northwood, Middlesex.
Areas of interest
Echocardiography; Nuclear Cardiology; Cardiac CT
Value of ischaemia imaging in guiding management.
Nuclear cardiology lead in two ongoing multicentre trials (CVLPRIT and CE-MARC 2)
Nicol E, Stirrup JE, Padley SP, Kelion AD. Oxford Handbook of Cardiovascular CT. OUP 2011.
“Nuclear cardiology” section in Oxford Handbook of Cardiology (2nd Edition). Eds: Ramrakha P, Hill J. OUP 2012.
Author of “Chapter 7: Perioperative management of ischaemic heart disease” in Oxford Specialist Handbook of Vascular Surgery (2nd Edition). Hands L and Thompson M. OUP, March 2015.
Currently writing second edition of Oxford Specialist Handbook of Nuclear Cardiology (having written first edition), to be submitted June 2016.
Arumugam P, Harbinson M, Reyes E, Sabharwal N, Tonge C, Underwood R, Kelion AD. Procedure guidelines for radionuclide myocardial perfusion imaging with single-photon emission computed tomography. Nuclear Med Comm 2013; 34: 813-26.
Marshall AJ, Hutchings FR, James A, Kelion AD. Prognostic value of a nine-minute treadmill test in patients undergoing myocardial perfusion scintigraphy. Am J Cardiol 2010; 106: 1423-8.
Marshall AJ, Cheetham AC, George RS, Manlapig R, Ghiotto F, Mason M, Kelion AD. Cardiac iodine-123 metaiodobenzylguanidine imaging predicts the risk of ventricular arrhythmia in heart failure patients receiving an implantable cardioverter-defibrillator for primary prevention. Heart 2012; 98: 1359-1365.
George RS, Birks EJ, Cheetham A, Webb C, Smolenski RT, Khaghani A, Yacoub MH, Kelion AD. The Effect of Long-Term LVAD Support on Myocardial Sympathetic Activity in Patients with Non-ischaemic Dilated Cardiomyopathy. Eur Heart J Heart Failure 2013; 15: 1035-43.
Gershlick AH, Khan JN, Kelly DJ, Greenwood JP, Sasikaran T, Curzen N, Blackman DJ, Dalby M, Fairbrother KL, Banya W, Wang D, Flather M, Hetherington SL, Kelion AD, Talwar S, Gunning M, Hall R, Swanton H, McCann GP. Randomized trial of complete versus lesion-only revascularization in patients undergoing primary percutaneous coronary intervention for STEMI and multivessel disease: the CvLPRIT trial. J Am Coll Cardiol 2015; 65: 963-72
Kelion AD, Pakkal MV, Chowdhury FU, Birchall JD, Dixon KL, Lai FY, Kelly DJ, Flather M, McCann GP, Gershlick AH. Ischemia and Infarction in STEMI Patients With Multivessel Disease: Insights From the CvLPRIT Nuclear Substudy. J Am Coll Cardiol 2016; 67: 2698-9.
- BA (First Class Hons) Exeter College, Oxford University 1988
- BM BCh Wolfson College, Oxford University 1991
- MRCP (UK) Royal College of Physicians of London 1994
- DM Oxford University 2002
- FRCP Royal College of Physicians of London 2013
- Re-certification in Nuclear Cardiology CBNC 2016
- Level 3 re-certification in Cardiovascular CT BSCI / BSCCT 2013
Details of entry to specialist register
- Cardiology, 2001
Affiliations / memberships
British Cardiovascular Society
British Society of Echocardiography
British Nuclear Cardiology Society
Post treatment communication
Following treatment of a Bupa member, I will communicate with GPs in line with Department of Health, GMC and appropriate professional bodies guidelines.