Browsing Faculty of Engineering by author "Al Raisi, Sara"
Comparison of two different radiofrequency ablation systems for renal artery denervation: Evaluation of short-term and long-term follow up Al Raisi, Sara; Pouliopoulos, Jim; Qian, Pierre; King, Patricia; Byth, Karen; Barry, Michael A.; Swinnen, John; Thiagalingam, Aravinda; Thomas, StuartPublished 2019-02-15Objectives: To assess the clinical efficacy of renal artery denervation (RAD) in our center and to compare the efficacy of two different radiofrequency (RF) systems. Background: Several systems are available for RF renal ...Open AccessArticle
Transcatheter non-contact microwave ablation may enable circumferential renal artery denervation while sparing the vessel intima and media Qian, Pierre; Barry, Michael A.; Al Raisi, Sara; Kovoor, Pramesh; Pouliopoulos, Jim; Nalliah, Chrishan; Bhaskaran, Abhishek; Chik, William; Kurup, Rahul; James, Virginia; McEwan, Alistair; Thiagalingam, Aravinda; Thomas, StuartPublished 2019-04-17Aims: Trials of transcatheter renal artery denervation (RDN) have failed to show consistent antihypertensive efficacy. Procedural factors and limitations of radiofrequency ablation can lead to incomplete denervation. The ...Open AccessPublisher version