Prof. Nico H. Pijls

Nico H.j. Pijls

Interventional cardiologist / Cardiologist
Catharina Hospital - Eindhoven, Netherlands

As a biomedical engineer and medical doctor, he invented Fractional Flow Reserve, transforming complex physiological concepts into an actionable, simple and disruptive diagnostic test.

Latest contributions

Acute coronary syndrome patients: TiNOX BioActive Stent and Microcirculation

18 May 2017 – From EuroPCR 2017

FFR and diagnostic dilemma

17 May 2017 – From EuroPCR 2017

The prognostic value of FFR: linking physiologic severity to clinical outcomes

19 May 2015 – From EuroPCR 2015

Prof. Nico H. Pijls

Chairperson

Nico H.j. Pijls

When do we need FFR?

19 May 2016 – From EuroPCR 2016

Imaging and functional assessment

18 May 2016 – From EuroPCR 2016

Panellists: J.J. Bax, C. Kyriakakis, M. Monaghan, L. Räber, H. Samady and R. Waksman

Watch the video on imaging and functional assessment from the Session comprising of selected EuroPCR 2016 Cardiovascular innovation pipeline submissions.

Dr. Bernard De Bruyne

Chairperson

Bernard De Bruyne
Dr. Javier Escaned

Chairperson

Javier Escaned

CVIT@EuroPCR - Learning from bailout cases in complex PCI

17 May 2016 – From EuroPCR 2016

Panellists: E. Eeckhout, H. Eteiba, K. Kadota and T. Ueno

Watch this LIVE session video if you want to learn from bailout cases in complex PCI.

FFR-guided PCI: are we ready to move to ACS?

17 May 2016 – From EuroPCR 2016

Prof. Emanuele BARBATO

Chairperson

Emanuele Barbato

Out-of-hospital cardiac arrest and cardiogenic shock

17 May 2016 – From EuroPCR 2016

Holger Thiele

Chairperson

Holger Thiele

FFR in complex situations: left main, CTO and aneurysms

22 May 2015 – From EuroPCR 2015

Prof. Nico H. Pijls

Chairperson

Nico H.j. Pijls

Alternatives to adenosine for FFR

23 May 2014 – From EuroPCR 2014

Chairperson

Takashi Akasaka
Prof. Nico H. Pijls

Chairperson

Nico H.j. Pijls

Optimise PCI outcomes with wireless FFR and OCT automated, real-time measurements in stable and acute patients

22 May 2014 – From EuroPCR 2014

Chairperson

Fernando Alfonso Manterola
William Wijns

Chairperson

William Wijns

Ischaemia-driven revascularisation: the evolution of FFR in daily practice

22 May 2013 – From EuroPCR 2013