Holger Nef

Holger Nef

Interventional cardiologist / Cardiologist
University of Giessen - Gießen, Germany

EDUCATION RESPONSIBILITIES AND MEETING ORGANISATION

- After completing his medical studies and doctoral degree at the Albert Ludwig University of Freiburg i. Br. in 2003, Prof. Nef was postgraduated at the Kerckhoff Heart Center in Bad Nauheim, Germany, in the Department of Cardiology (Director: Prof. Dr. C. Hamm) and after transferring at the Justus Liebig University of Giessen in internal medicine and cardiology. Since May 2010 he is an associate professor of internal medicine. Since his promotion to an adjunct professor at the Justus Liebig University of Giessen, Germany, in July 2012 he has served as vice director of the University hospital, Medical Clinic I, Department of Cardiology and is now responsible for the cathlab.

- Since 2015 he is vice president of the Working Group on Interventional Cardiology (AGIK) of the German Society of Cardiology.

- His interests spans from coronary interventions to interventional treatment of structural heart disease. Special interests are new stent technologies and intravascular imaging.

 
ACTIVE AREAS OF RESEARCH

- Prof. Holger Nef has a very high interest in clinical research and has actively participated in the development of the Bioresorbable scaffolds course on PCR edu online.

Latest contributions

International forum: Germany, Italy and Spain share their most educational cases

25 Sep 2017 – From PCR London Valves 2017

Advances in BRS: understanding interactions with vessel biology

17 May 2017 – From EuroPCR 2017

Bioresorbable scaffold thrombosis: what have we learnt?

16 May 2017 – From EuroPCR 2017

Consult this session about what have we learnt about bioresorbable scaffold thrombosis presented by D. Capodanno, M. Joner, T. F. Lüscher, Y. Onuma, P. Serruys and N. West. Review incidence and predictors of bioresorbable scaffold thrombosis and gain insights about the mechanism underlying scaffold thrombosis and ongoing treatment.

Austria and Germany share their most educational cases: challenging complications during transfemoral TAVI and ways to treat them

16 May 2017 – From EuroPCR 2017

LIVE case: RCA long lesion BRS OCT

From EUROPCR 2015

Consult this LIVE case on PCI of a long lesion of the RCA with 2 BVS showing optimal deployment by using “overlapping technique” and guided by OCT.

A 66-year-old female with multivessel disease:

LAD was previously treated with BVS.
Prof. Christian Hamm

Operator

Christian Hamm
Holger Nef

Operator

Holger Nef

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

Innovation and new evidence in OCT and vessel preparation to achieve better patient outcomes

18 May 2016 – From EuroPCR 2016

Corrado Tamburino

Chairperson

Corrado Tamburino

Sudden cardiac death risk management: are you screening and protecting your post-acute myocardial infarction patients?

18 May 2016 – From EuroPCR 2016

This video is offered by ZOLL

Michael Haude

Chairperson

Michael Haude

Will ABSORB III change my practice?

18 May 2016 – From EuroPCR 2016

Prof. Andreas Baumbach

Chairperson

Andreas Baumbach
Corrado Tamburino

Chairperson

Corrado Tamburino

All you need to know about BRS

17 May 2016 – From EuroPCR 2016

Michael Haude

Chairperson

Michael Haude
Nick E J West

Chairperson

Nick E J West

Optimisation of BRS implantation to improve outcomes

17 May 2016 – From EuroPCR 2016

Holger Nef

Chairperson

Holger Nef

Clinical cases 1

16 Dec 2015 – From GulfPCR-GIM 2015

OCT insights in current CE-marked bioresorbable scaffolds

22 May 2015 – From EuroPCR 2015

Drug-eluting balloon therapy in real-world practice: a critical appraisal?

21 May 2015 – From EuroPCR 2015

Holger Nef

Chairperson

Holger Nef

Does balloon aortic valvotomy still have a role in modern TAVI era?

20 May 2015 – From EuroPCR 2015

Moheeb Al Abdullah

Chairperson

Moheeb Al Abdullah

Long-term follow-up after DES implantation - Part II

23 May 2014 – From EuroPCR 2014

Chairperson

Lino Gonçalves
Holger Nef

Chairperson

Holger Nef

Germany shares its most educational cases

22 May 2014 – From EuroPCR 2014

The 'undefeatable' coronary chronic total occlusion: warriors at work

24 May 2013 – From EuroPCR 2013

Goran Stankovic

Chairperson

Goran Stankovic
Holger Nef

Chairperson

Holger Nef

Interactive case corner #7

22 May 2013 – From EuroPCR 2013

Self-expanding stents: a NEW solution for patients presenting with atypical coronary anatomy

22 May 2013 – From EuroPCR 2013