Professor Andreas Baumbach - inaugural lecture

Honorary Professor Professor Andreas Baumbach
School of Clinical Sciences
 
This event took place on the 24 February 2015. 
 
 

Optimal treatment of heart attacks: When time is muscle

Over the last decade the treatment of this deadly condition has seen major changes, driven by improvements in technology and pharmacology, and the creation of Heart Attack Centres like the Bristol Heart Institute. Professor Baumbach will review the current understanding of myocardial infarction, the research leading to reduction of the death toll and will look ahead at exciting prospects to further improve outcomes.