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Doctor Ahmed Youssef

Catholic University of Leuven, Leuven (Belgium)

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Ahmed is a PhD researcher at department of Cardiovascular sciences , KU Leuven, Belgium. He has been graduated from Faculty of medicine Suez Canal Univeristy in 2013. Ahmed started his Cardiovascular training in 2014 and got his master degree in cardiovascular medicine in 2018. He master clinical history taking and examination skills. He is an independent transthoracic echocardiography operator and reporter. He also has a good experience with interventional coronary angiograpjhy. Ahmed followed a one year training in adult congenital heart disease in Aswan Heart center (Magdy Yacoub foundation) from Sept 2020 to Sep 2021 where he got acceptable skills in congenital echocardiography. He also have basic knowledge of cardiac CT and CMR during this one year training in Aswan. He won the Egyptian ministry of higher education grant to conduct a 4-year PhD at KU Leuvn. Currently, he works in shear wave imaging in pediatric and adult congenital heart disease.

Natural shear waves show sequential changes in myocardial stiffness In paediatric multi-inflammatory systemic syndrome post COVID

Event: EACVI 2023

Topic: Systolic and Diastolic Function

Session: Increasing the quality of health care delivery and outcomes by multi-modality imaging


Behaviour of natural myocardial shear waves in children and adolescents: determinants and reproducibility

Event: EACVI 2023

Topic: Technology

Session: Multi-modality imaging 3


Evaluation of modified valsalva maneuver in treatment of supraventricular tachycardia among adult patients presenting to ER

Event: EHRA 2019

Topic: Treatment

Session: Supraventricular Tachycardia (non-AF) - Treatment


Tissue Doppler echocardiography as a predictor for left ventricular systolic function recovery after percutaneous intervention

Event: EuroEcho-Imaging 2018

Topic: Tissue Doppler, Speckle Tracking and Strain Imaging

Session: Tissue Doppler, Speckle Tracking and Strain Imaging


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