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Dr. Haitham Amin

Haitham Amin

Interventional cardiologist / Cardiologist
BDF Hospital - Albudaiya, Bahrain

EDUCATION RESPONSIBILITIES AND MEETING ORGANISATION
- Head of CCU.

- Assistant Professor at Arabian Gulf University (AGU).

- Graduated MBBS from AGU in 1990.

- Post-graduate training in University of British Columbia, Canada from 1993-2000 (Fellowship in Internal Medicine, Cardiology and Interventional Cardiology).

- American Board in Internal Medicine, Cardiology and Interventional Cardiology.
- MSc in Quality in Healthcare from Royal College of Surgeons of Ireland (2007).

 
ACTIVE AREAS OF RESEARCH
- Dr. Haitham Amin has a very high interest in clinical research and has actively participated in the development of the Radial course on PCR edu online.

- Dr. Haitham Amin has a very high interest in clinical research and has actively participated in the development of the Radial course on PCR edu online.

Declaration of interest

FunctionCompany
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Latest contributions

LIVE case: LAD bifurcation with 1 stent technique

From GULFPCR-GIM 2017

Consult this LIVE case on a LAD bifurcation with 1 stent technique, with a LIVE demonstration from Mohammed Bin Khalifa Cardiac Centre, Royal Medical Services, Bahrain Defence Force - West Riffa, Bahrain.

A 54-year-old male with multivessel disease:

LAD bifurcationOCT guidanceProvisional stenting

This LIVE case is an extract from a session sponsored by Abbott

Dr. Haitham Amin

Operator

Haitham Amin
Husam A. Noor

Operator

Husam A. Noor

Operator

Sadananda Shivappa

LIVE case: TAVI in intermediate risk

From GULFPCR-GIM 2017

Consult this LIVE case on a TAVI in intermediate risk, with a LIVE demonstration from Mohammed Bin Khalifa Cardiac Centre - West Riffa, Bahrain.

A 72-year-old female with aortic stenosis:

Calcified leafletsHorizontal aortaNo pre dilatationSapien 3 valve implanted

This LIVE case is an extract from a session sponsored by Edwards Lifesciences.

Dr. Haitham Amin

Operator

Haitham Amin
Husam A. Noor

Operator

Husam A. Noor

Operator

Sadananda Shivappa

How would you treat these complications in your lab?

Consult this session on how to treat complications in your lab, if you want to learn more about:

- Guideline catheter for successful retrieval of an entrapped rotablator burr
- Successfully managed dissection of right coronary sinus
- TAVI induced an obstruction of CABG
- Valve dislodgement after TAVR: possible causes and consequences thereof
- Late stent thrombosis

2017 year in review at GulfPCR-GIM 2017

Find out more about DAPT, FFR/iFR, STEMI, left main and bifurcation and other hot topics and the journal reviews during the session of "2017 Year in review". Get the overview of the major advances in interventional cardiology in 2017, important trials in the field of PCI and the result of major interventional trials into clinical practice.

LIVE case: a distal RCA bifurcation with TAP technique

From GULFPCR-GIM 2017

Consult this LIVE case on a distal RCA bifurcation with TAP technique, with LIVE demonstration from Mohammed Bin Khalifa Cardiac Centre, Royal Medical Services, Bahrain Defence Force - West Riffa, Bahrain.

A 63-year-old male with multivessel disease:

LAD and OM already treatedRCA bifurcation with rotablationTAP technique
Dr. Haitham Amin

Operator

Haitham Amin
Husam A. Noor

Operator

Husam A. Noor

Operator

Sadananda Shivappa

GulfPCR-GIM 2017 Award and Closing Ceremony

14 Dec 2017 – From GulfPCR-GIM 2017

Consult the Award and closing ceremony for GulfPCR-GIM 2017, if you find out who this year's Best Clinical Case winner is.

A LM bifurcation with 1 stent strategy

14 Dec 2017 – From GulfPCR-GIM 2017

Consult this session on a LM bifurcation with 1 stent strategy, if you want to learn how to match evidence and daily practice. This session includes a LIVE demonstration from the King Abdulaziz Cardiac Centre - Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.

Clinical case

A 70-year-old male with an LM bifurcation lesion:

IVUS guidanceProvisional stenting

TAVI with the SAPIEN valve family is an established and efficient procedure

13 Dec 2017 – From GulfPCR-GIM 2017

Consult this session on TAVI with the SAPIEN valve family as an established and efficient procedure, if you want to get the latest updates on the Edwards’ TAVI portfolio. Learn more about why TAVI is the preferred treatment option in increased risk patients and the minimalistic approach to optimising your TAVI programme.

This session includes a LIVE demonstration from Mohammed Bin Khalifa Cardiac Centre, Royal Medical Services, Bahrain Defence Force - West Riffa, Bahrain.

PCI optimisation in complex PCI

13 Dec 2017 – From GulfPCR-GIM 2017

Consult this session on PCI optimisation in complex PCI if you want to learn more about DES and complex PCI, the technology and clinical evidence behind the DES programme as well as optimisation using OCT/FFR.

This session includes a LIVE demonstration from the Mohammed Bin Khalifa Cardiac Centre, Royal Medical Services, Bahrain Defence Force - West Riffa, Bahrain.

A distal RCA bifurcation with TAP technique

13 Dec 2017 – From GulfPCR-GIM 2017

Consult this session on a distal RCA bifurcation with TAP technique, that includes a LIVE demonstration from Mohammed Bin Khalifa Cardiac Center - West Riffa, Bahrain.

Clinical case

A 63-year-old male with multivessel disease:

LAD and OM already treatedRCA bifurcation with rotablationTAP technique

A left main bifurcation with DK crush technique

24 May 2017 – From EuroPCR 2017

Consult this session on left main PCI that includes a LIVE demonstration from Chest Diseases Hospital - Kuwait Heart Center.

Clinical case

A 63-year-old male with post MI angina:
- Multivessel disease
- Using scoring balloon
- Left main bifurcation with DK crush technique

Complication forum

19 May 2017 – From EuroPCR 2017

Ostial LCX lesion and in BRS restenosis

18 May 2017 – From EuroPCR 2017

Consult this session on ostial LCX lesion and in BRS restenosis, that includes a LIVE demonstration from Clinique Pasteur - Toulouse, France.

A 39-year-old female with previous stent with BRS:
- Intra BRS restenosis
- OCT assessment
- Left main bifurcation with TAP technique

PCI in a patient with NSTEMI and multivessel disease

18 May 2017 – From EuroPCR 2017

Consult this session on PCI in a patient with NSTEMI and multivessel disease, that includes a LIVE demonstration from Hospital Universitario Clínico San Carlos - Madrid, Spain.

Clinical case

A 62-year-old male with multivessel disease:
- iFR evaluation with co registration
- Dynamic roadmap support

Multivessel disease and diabetes: CABG or PCI?

17 May 2017 – From EuroPCR 2017

2017 Ethica Award

16 May 2017 – From EuroPCR 2017

The 2017 Ethica Award, the highest honour of the European cardiovascular intervention academies celebrates people who have made an outstanding contribution to interventional patient care. Join H. Amin and J. Fajadet who will present this year's Ethica Award ceremony during EuroPCR 2017.

A complex multivessel and calcified disease

16 May 2017 – From EuroPCR 2017

Consult this session on calcified coronary lesion and complex multivessel PCI, that includes a LIVE demonstration from National University Heart Centre - Singapore. A 69-year-old male patient.

Clinical case

A 69-year-old male with multivessel disease:
- Calcified lesions
- RCA and LAD treated with rot ablation
- IVUS assessment

EuroPCR 2017 Opening Ceremony

16 May 2017 – From EuroPCR 2017

A warm welcome from the Course Directors J. Bax, J. Fajadet, W. Wijns to everyone attending the 2017 edition of EuroPCR that marks 40 years in Angioplasty. Enjoy the Course!

TAVI cases and complications: percutaneous shoehorn via transbrachial artery in a staggering TAVI procedure or treating a valve embolisation

14 Dec 2016 – From GulfPCR-GIM 2016

Consult this session on TAVI cases and complications, comprising of selected GulfPCR-GIM 2016 clinical case submissions including:

- A percutaneous shoehorn via transbrachial artery in a staggering TAVI procedure
- Valve embolisation
- TAVI procedure with a new simplified generation device

Moheeb Al Abdullah

Chairperson

Moheeb Al Abdullah
Dr. Ibrahim Al-Rasdan

Chairperson

Ibrahim Al Rashdan

Techniques for crossing and optimising calcified / complex lesions using new balloon technologies

14 Dec 2016 – From GulfPCR-GIM 2016

Dr. Haitham Amin

Chairperson

Haitham Amin
Michael Haude

Chairperson

Michael Haude

Complications

15 Dec 2016 – From GulfPCR-GIM 2016

Consult this session comprising selected GulfPCR-GIM 2016 clinical case submissions on complications if you want to learn more about right ventricular perforation during pericardial tapping, stent in the left main or the nightmares during PCI for a very elderly patient.

Dr. Ibrahim Al-Rasdan

Chairperson

Ibrahim Al Rashdan
Dr. Haitham Amin

Chairperson

Haitham Amin
Prof. Thomas Cuisset

Chairperson

Thomas Cuisset
Dr. Jean Fajadet

Chairperson

Jean Fajadet

Challenging cases

14 Dec 2016 – From GulfPCR-GIM 2016

Khaled F. Al-Shaibi

Chairperson

Khaled F. Al-Shaibi
Imad Alhaddad

Chairperson

Imad Alhaddad

PCI in a patient with left main bifurcation disease

14 Dec 2016 – From GulfPCR-GIM 2016

Consult this session on PCI in a patient with left main bifurcation disease and learn more about how new evidence in 2016 could impact my practice? This session includes a LIVE demonstration from the Chest Diseases Hospital, Kuwait Heart Centre - Kuwait.

Clinical case

A 48-year-old male with multivessel disease:

RCA, LCX, LAD lesions already treated with DESLeft Main bifurcation with TAP techniqueIVUS assessment
Dr. Haitham Amin

Chairperson

Haitham Amin
Dr. Jean Fajadet

Chairperson

Jean Fajadet

Opening ceremony of GulfPCR-GIM 2016

14 Dec 2016 – From GulfPCR-GIM 2016

Consult this opening ceremony of GulfPCR-GIM 2016 if you want to learn more about the changes in the interventional landscape, new data in left main PCI, mid-term outcomes of bioresorbable scaffolds, progress in structural and valvular interventions and continued interest in clinical research.

Dr. Ibrahim Al-Rasdan

Chairperson

Ibrahim Al Rashdan
Dr. Haitham Amin

Chairperson

Haitham Amin
Prof. Thomas Cuisset

Chairperson

Thomas Cuisset
Dr. Jean Fajadet

Chairperson

Jean Fajadet

Best Clinical Case Award and Closing ceremony

15 Dec 2016 – From GulfPCR-GIM 2016

Dr. Ibrahim Al-Rasdan

Chairperson

Ibrahim Al Rashdan
Dr. Haitham Amin

Chairperson

Haitham Amin
Prof. Thomas Cuisset

Chairperson

Thomas Cuisset
Dr. Jean Fajadet

Chairperson

Jean Fajadet

Essential practical procedural steps of complex procedures

16 Dec 2015 – From GulfPCR-GIM 2015

Find out what the different options and key tips and tricks are to treat different complex situations: an in-stent restenosis, a thrombus-containing lesion and a perforation.

Prof. Thomas Cuisset

Chairperson

Thomas Cuisset

Transforming PCI with the DESolve novolimus-eluting scaffold platforms

16 Dec 2015 – From GulfPCR-GIM 2015

This video is offered by Elixir Medical

Dr. Jean Fajadet

Chairperson

Jean Fajadet

Complications

17 Dec 2015 – From GulfPCR-GIM 2015

The session discusses TAVI complications, for exemple: balloon rupture - an unforeseen complication and implication for access site choice during TAVI (Transcatheter Aortic Valve Implantation), shock during coronary angiography, successful retrieval of partially dislodged stent in left main artery, intraguide buddy balloon induced left main occlusion - a buddy gone wrong. Watch the full session for more information.

Dr. Ibrahim Al-Rasdan

Chairperson

Ibrahim Al Rashdan

WCCI@EuroPCR - BRS: a journey from present to the future

20 May 2016 – From EuroPCR 2016

Coronary interventions: Imaging-guided PCI LIVE demonstration

19 May 2016 – From EuroPCR 2016