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Professor Yuji Ikari

Tokai University Hospital, Isehara (Japan)

Member of:

European Society of Cardiology

Yuji Ikari, MD, PhD, FACC, FESC Professor, Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, Tokai University, Japan Dr Yuji IKARI is a professor of cardiology in Tokai University, Japan. He is a president of Japanese Association of Cardiovascular Intervention and Therapeutics (CVIT) and an executive board member of Japanese Circulation Society since 2018. He was an editor-in-chief of CVIT journal from 2010 to 2018. He started transradial intervention (TRI) in 1994. He designed the patent-approved IKARI guiding catheter for TRI in 1995. His study about “physics of guiding catheter in TRI and TFI” is well-known because of its originality. He studied vascular pathology in University of Washington, Seattle, USA from 1996 to 1999. He is a core member of Slender Club Japan.

Tips and tricks for chronic total occlusion PCI

Event: ESC Congress 2019

Topic: Chronic Total Occlusion (CTO)

Session type: Case-Based Session


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Event: ESC Congress 2016

Topic: Invasive and functional coronary imaging

Session type: Rapid Fire Abstracts


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