Specialist commentators

Specialist commentators

The following clinicians contributed to this briefing:

  • Dr Tom Johnson, consultant cardiologist, Bristol Heart Institute, University Hospitals Bristol NHS Foundation Trust. Has received fees for consultations, speaker engagements, and educational engagements from Abbot vascular, Terumo, Boston Scientific, Europa organisation and Vascular perspectives.

  • Professor Andreas Baumbach, chair for device innovation, Barts Heart Centre and Queen Mary University of London. The company is providing him with the technology to do research; he has submitted a trial proposal for the technology with the British Heart Foundation.

  • Dr Ian Purcell, consultant interventional cardiologist, Cardiothoracic Centre, Freeman Hospital. Did not declare any interests.

  • Dr Robert Henderson, consultant cardiologist, Trent Cardiac Centre, Nottingham University Hospitals NHS Trust. Has received honorarium for participation in an advisory board for Creavo Medical Technology, which is developing a technology to investigate acute chest pain of suspected cardiac origin.

  • Dr Jaydeep Sarma, Consultant interventional cardiologist, Manchester University NHS Foundation Trust. Did not declare any interests.