Scientific Talks

May 2011

“G-CSF Induced Arteriogenesis in Humans: Molecular Insights Into a Randomized Controlled Trial”

EuroPCR, Paris, 17-20 May 2011

May 2011 “Carotid endarterectomy versus carotid stenting in symptomatic and asymptomatic patients with carotid artery stenosis: a meta-analysis”

EuroPCR, Paris, 17-20 May 2011

(published in EuroInterventions)

May 2010 “The coronary collateral circulation”

University of Michigan Cardiovascular Center

Interventional Cardiology Conference

April 2010 “Role of Endothelial Shear Force in Collateral Growth”

“DetourSils”, International Symposium on Coronary Collaterals, Sils-Maria, Switzerland (invited talk)

November 2009 “Drug-Eluting Stents Reduce Reinfarction Risk in Patients With Acute Myocardial Infarction: A Network Meta-Analysis”

American Heart Association AHA scientific sessions 2009, Orlando, FL, USA

April 2008 “Clinical Impact of the Coronary Collateral Circulation”

“DetourSils”, International Symposium on Coronary Collaterals, Sils-Maria, Switzerland (invited talk)

December 2007 “The Human Coronary Collateral Circulation”

Research Conference, University Hospital Utrecht, Netherlands (invited talk)

September 2007 “The Beneficial Effect of Recruitable Collaterals: a 10-Year Follow-up Study in Patients with Stable Coronary Artery Disease Undergoing Quantitative Collateral Measurements”

European Heart Association ESC, Vienna, Austria, 2007

(published in Eur Heart J 2007; Abstract Supplement)

June 2007 Presentation 1: “The Beneficial Effect of Recruitable Collaterals: a 10-Year Follow-up Study in Patients with Stable Coronary Artery Disease Undergoing Quantitative Collateral Measurements”

Presentation 2: “Non-Invasive Gene-Expression-Based Detection of Well Developed Collateral Function in Individuals With and Without Coronary Artery Disease”

Swiss Cardiovascular Society Meeting 2007, Geneva, Switzerland

November 2006 “Prompt Human Coronary Collateral Vasomotor Function Induced by Dynamic Physical Exercise”

(Published in: Circulation 2006; 114(18): II85, Suppl II)

American Heart Association AHA, Chicago, USA

October 2006 “Drug-Eluting Stents Impair Collateral Function”

“DetourSils”, International Symposium on Coronary Collaterals, Sils-Maria, Switzerland (invited talk)

November 2005 “Gene Expression Variabilty in the Human Coronary Collateral Circulation”

Cardiovascular Research Conference University Bern, Switzerland

April 2005 Presentation 1: “Are the New Drug-Eluting Coronary Stents Impairing Collateral Growth ?”

Presentation 2: “Genetic Variability Testing in the Human Coronary Collateral Circulation”

“DetourSils”, International Symposium on Coronary Collaterals, Sils-Maria, Switzerland (invited talks)

October 2004 “Insights into the Genomic Program of Monocytes for Collateral Vessel Development”

10th Cardiovascular Biology and Clinical Implications Meeting Thun, Switzerland

May 2004 “Arteriogenesis in Humans: The Development of Collateral Vessels”

Cardiovascular Research Conference University Bern, Switzerland (invited talk)