David Hildick-Smith

Summary

Affiliation: Royal Sussex County Hospital
Country: UK

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Patent foramen ovale closure without echocardiographic control: use of "standby" intracardiac ultrasound
    David Hildick-Smith
    Sussex Cardiac Centre, Brighton and Sussex University Hospital NHS Trust, Brighton, United Kingdom
    JACC Cardiovasc Interv 1:387-91. 2008
  2. ncbi request reprint Occasional-operator percutaneous brachial coronary angiography: first, do no arm
    David J R Hildick-Smith
    Department of Cardiology, Papworth Hospital, Cambridgeshire, UK
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 57:161-5; discussion 166. 2002
  3. ncbi request reprint Transseptal puncture: use of an angioplasty guidewire for enhanced safety
    David Hildick-Smith
    Department of Cardiology, Royal Sussex County Hospital, Eastern Road, Brighton, Sussex, United Kingdom
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 69:519-21. 2007
  4. doi request reprint Complications of transcatheter aortic valve implantation: avoidance and management
    David Hildick-Smith
    Sussex Cardiac Centre, Brighton, United Kingdom
    EuroIntervention 7:621-8. 2011
  5. ncbi request reprint Antiplatelet and antithrombotic treatment after transcatheter aortic valve implantation - comparison of regimes
    Petra Poliacikova
    Sussex Cardiac Centre, Eastern Road, BN2 5BE, Brighton, United Kingdom
    J Invasive Cardiol 25:544-8. 2013
  6. pmc Protocol: does sodium nitrite administration reduce ischaemia-reperfusion injury in patients presenting with acute ST segment elevation myocardial infarction? Nitrites in acute myocardial infarction (NIAMI)
    Nishat Siddiqi
    Division of Applied Medicine, School of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Aberdeen, Foresterhill, Aberdeen AB25 2ZD, UK
    J Transl Med 11:116. 2013
  7. pmc Randomized clinical trial comparing percutaneous closure of patent foramen ovale (PFO) using the Amplatzer PFO Occluder with medical treatment in patients with cryptogenic embolism (PC-Trial): rationale and design
    Ahmed A Khattab
    Cardiology Department, Bern University Hospital, Bern, Switzerland
    Trials 12:56. 2011
  8. doi request reprint Randomized trial of simple versus complex drug-eluting stenting for bifurcation lesions: the British Bifurcation Coronary Study: old, new, and evolving strategies
    David Hildick-Smith
    Sussex Cardiac Centre, Royal Sussex County Hospital, Brighton, BN8 5QH, UK
    Circulation 121:1235-43. 2010
  9. ncbi request reprint Percutaneous closure of an aortic paravalvular leak via the transradial approach
    D Hildick-Smith
    Sussex Cardiac Centre, Brighton and Sussex University Hospital NHS Trust, Brighton BN2 5BE, UK
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 69:708-10. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint Inferior ST-segment elevation following transseptal puncture for balloon mitral valvuloplasty is atropine-responsive
    David J R Hildick-Smith
    Department of Cardiology, Papworth Hospital, Cambridgeshire, UK
    J Invasive Cardiol 16:1-2. 2004

Collaborators

Detail Information

Publications40

  1. doi request reprint Patent foramen ovale closure without echocardiographic control: use of "standby" intracardiac ultrasound
    David Hildick-Smith
    Sussex Cardiac Centre, Brighton and Sussex University Hospital NHS Trust, Brighton, United Kingdom
    JACC Cardiovasc Interv 1:387-91. 2008
    ..Our aim was to develop a "standby intracardiac echocardiography" approach to patent foramen ovale (PFO) closures where intracardiac echocardiography (ICE) is only utilized where there are adverse features...
  2. ncbi request reprint Occasional-operator percutaneous brachial coronary angiography: first, do no arm
    David J R Hildick-Smith
    Department of Cardiology, Papworth Hospital, Cambridgeshire, UK
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 57:161-5; discussion 166. 2002
    ..As with all practical procedures, complication rates are likely to be inversely proportional to operator volumes. Patients requiring an arm approach should be referred to operators with high-volume brachial or radial experience...
  3. ncbi request reprint Transseptal puncture: use of an angioplasty guidewire for enhanced safety
    David Hildick-Smith
    Department of Cardiology, Royal Sussex County Hospital, Eastern Road, Brighton, Sussex, United Kingdom
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 69:519-21. 2007
    ..In this way, the risk of perforation of the left atrial free wall is negated. We have since used this technique in 30 cases without difficulties...
  4. doi request reprint Complications of transcatheter aortic valve implantation: avoidance and management
    David Hildick-Smith
    Sussex Cardiac Centre, Brighton, United Kingdom
    EuroIntervention 7:621-8. 2011
    ..This article discusses complications of TAVI, their avoidance and management...
  5. ncbi request reprint Antiplatelet and antithrombotic treatment after transcatheter aortic valve implantation - comparison of regimes
    Petra Poliacikova
    Sussex Cardiac Centre, Eastern Road, BN2 5BE, Brighton, United Kingdom
    J Invasive Cardiol 25:544-8. 2013
    ..We compared procedural and follow-up complications of TAVI patients based on the type of antithrombotic treatment used (single-antiplatelet [SAPT] vs dual-antiplatelet [DAPT] vs warfarin)...
  6. pmc Protocol: does sodium nitrite administration reduce ischaemia-reperfusion injury in patients presenting with acute ST segment elevation myocardial infarction? Nitrites in acute myocardial infarction (NIAMI)
    Nishat Siddiqi
    Division of Applied Medicine, School of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Aberdeen, Foresterhill, Aberdeen AB25 2ZD, UK
    J Transl Med 11:116. 2013
    ..This is a phase II, randomised, placebo-controlled, double-blinded and multicentre trial...
  7. pmc Randomized clinical trial comparing percutaneous closure of patent foramen ovale (PFO) using the Amplatzer PFO Occluder with medical treatment in patients with cryptogenic embolism (PC-Trial): rationale and design
    Ahmed A Khattab
    Cardiology Department, Bern University Hospital, Bern, Switzerland
    Trials 12:56. 2011
    ..The PC-Trial was set up to compare endovascular closure and best medical treatment for prevention of recurrent events...
  8. doi request reprint Randomized trial of simple versus complex drug-eluting stenting for bifurcation lesions: the British Bifurcation Coronary Study: old, new, and evolving strategies
    David Hildick-Smith
    Sussex Cardiac Centre, Royal Sussex County Hospital, Brighton, BN8 5QH, UK
    Circulation 121:1235-43. 2010
    ..With bare-metal stents, single-stent approaches appear to be superior to systematic 2-stent strategies. Drug-eluting stents, however, have low rates of restenosis and might offer improved outcomes with complex stenting techniques...
  9. ncbi request reprint Percutaneous closure of an aortic paravalvular leak via the transradial approach
    D Hildick-Smith
    Sussex Cardiac Centre, Brighton and Sussex University Hospital NHS Trust, Brighton BN2 5BE, UK
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 69:708-10. 2007
    ..We report the first case of percutaneous aortic paravalvular leak closure through the radial artery route...
  10. ncbi request reprint Inferior ST-segment elevation following transseptal puncture for balloon mitral valvuloplasty is atropine-responsive
    David J R Hildick-Smith
    Department of Cardiology, Papworth Hospital, Cambridgeshire, UK
    J Invasive Cardiol 16:1-2. 2004
    ....
  11. ncbi request reprint Transradial coronary angiography in patients with contraindications to the femoral approach: an analysis of 500 cases
    David J R Hildick-Smith
    Department of Cardiology, Papworth Hospital, Cambridgeshire, United Kingdom
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 61:60-6. 2004
    ..Minor adverse features remain frequent, occurring in one in five cases, though difficulties are minimized both with increasing operator experience and smaller sheath diameter...
  12. ncbi request reprint Permanent pacemakers: should straightened atrial leads be repositioned?
    David J R Hildick-Smith
    Papworth Hospital, Cambridgeshire, The United Kingdom
    Pacing Clin Electrophysiol 26:2142-5. 2003
    ..Irrespective of the degree of lead straightening on the postoperative lateral chest X ray, atrial leads should not be repositioned unless there are abnormalities of pacing or sensing parameters...
  13. doi request reprint Prognostic benefit of transcatheter aortic valve implantation compared with medical therapy in patients with inoperable aortic stenosis
    Ronak Rajani
    Sussex Cardiac Centre, Brighton, UK
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 75:1121-6. 2010
    ..To compare survival in patients with inoperable aortic stenosis who undergo transcatheter aortic valve implantation against those managed medically...
  14. doi request reprint Predictors for permanent pacing after transcatheter aortic valve implantation
    Peter Haworth
    Sussex Cardiac Centre, Royal Sussex County Hospital, Brighton, UK
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 76:751-6. 2010
    ..The incidence of conduction system abnormalities after the procedure is significant. We examine our experience with CoreValve TAVI focusing on electrocardiographic changes found pre-, peri-, and postintervention...
  15. doi request reprint Transcatheter aortic valve implantation for stenosed and regurgitant aortic valve bioprostheses CoreValve for failed bioprosthetic aortic valve replacements
    Muhammed Z Khawaja
    Sussex Cardiac Centre, Brighton and Sussex University Hospitals NHS Trust, Brighton, UK
    J Am Coll Cardiol 55:97-101. 2010
    ..We present the first series of such patients with degenerative bioprosthetic stenosis or regurgitation successfully treated with CoreValve (Medtronic, Luxembourg) implantation...
  16. doi request reprint Large calibre arterial access device closure for percutaneous aortic valve interventions: use of the Prostar system in 118 cases
    James Cockburn
    Sussex Cardiac Centre, Brighton and Sussex University Hospitals, NHS Trust, Brighton, United Kingdom
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 79:143-9. 2012
    ..Large bore vascular access is required, and successful management of this arterial access is key to overall procedural success. We report outcomes and complications using the Prostar vascular closure device following BAV and TAVI...
  17. ncbi request reprint Prognostic impact of pre-existing right ventricular dysfunction on the outcome of transcatheter aortic valve implantation
    Petra Poliacikova
    Sussex Cardiac Centre, Brighton and Sussex University Hospitals, Eastern Road, BN2 5BE, Brighton, East Sussex, United Kingdom
    J Invasive Cardiol 25:142-5. 2013
    ..We evaluated the relationship between preprocedural right ventricular impairment and the outcome of TAVI...
  18. doi request reprint Decreasing operators' radiation exposure during coronary procedures: the transradial radiation protection board
    Miles Behan
    Brighton and Sussex University Hospitals NHS Trust, Brighton, United Kingdom
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 76:79-84. 2010
    ..We therefore designed and investigated the effect of a transradial radiation protection board (TRPB) on operator radiation exposure during coronary procedures...
  19. doi request reprint Paravalvular regurgitation one year after transcatheter aortic valve implantation
    Ronak Rajani
    Sussex Cardiac Centre, Brighton and Sussex University Hospitals, Brighton, BN2 5BE, United Kingdom
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 75:868-72. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to assess the natural history of paravalvular regurgitation at 1 year in patients undergoing TAVI...
  20. doi request reprint Optimal projection for transcatheter aortic valve implantation determined from the reference projection angles
    James Cockburn
    Sussex Cardiac Centre, Brighton and Sussex University Hospitals NHS Trust, Brighton, United Kingdom
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 80:973-7. 2012
    ..The aim of this study was to identify simple reference projection angles, which would act as a starting point for the operator to help determine OP for patients undergoing TAVI...
  21. doi request reprint Percutaneous aortic valve implants under sedation: our initial experience
    Miles Behan
    Sussex Cardiac Centre, Brighton and Sussex University Hospital NHS Trust, Eastern Road, Brighton UK, BN2 5BE
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 72:1012-5. 2008
    ..We have developed an approach where percutaneous aortic valve (PAVI) procedures are done under remifentanil-based sedation administered by an anesthetist. We report here our initial experience...
  22. doi request reprint Vascular closure after transcatheter aortic valve interventions--the current state of play
    James Cockburn
    Sussex Cardiac Centre, Brighton and Sussex University Hospitals NHS Trust, Brighton, UK
    J Interv Cardiol 25:526-32. 2012
    ..We review the current state of play with regard to vascular closure following retrograde transfemoral TAVI...
  23. doi request reprint Redo patent foramen ovale closure for persistent residual right-to-left shunting
    Ronak Rajani
    Sussex Cardiac Centre, Brighton and Sussex University Hospitals, Brighton, UK
    EuroIntervention 6:735-9. 2011
    ..Little is known as to the optimum treatment strategy for these patients. We report four cases in which to redo patent foramen ovale closure was possible with a second device...
  24. ncbi request reprint Coronary stent implantation technique: prolonged inflation time maximizes stent expansion
    Mrinal Saha
    Brighton and Sussex University Hospitals NHS Trust, Sussex Cardiac Centre, Eastern Road, Brighton BN2 5BE, United Kingdom
    J Invasive Cardiol 25:28-31. 2013
    ....
  25. doi request reprint Maintaining a minimally invasive approach-vascular closure after trans-catheter aortic valve intervention
    James Cockburn
    Sussex Cardiac Centre, Brighton and Sussex University Hospitals NHS Trust, Brighton, UK
    J Thromb Thrombolysis 35:494-500. 2013
    ..This editorial reviews the current techniques available to facilitate percutaneous vascular closure and the common complications associated with vascular access...
  26. doi request reprint Use of troponin to diagnose periprocedural myocardial infarction: effect on composite endpoints in the British Bifurcation Coronary Study (BBC ONE)
    James Cockburn
    Sussex Cardiac Centre, Brighton and Sussex University Hospitals NHS Trust, Brighton, UK
    Heart 98:1431-5. 2012
    ..We examined the effects of using the new definition on the incidence of a composite endpoint (previously defined by CK) in a contemporary clinical randomised trial-the British Bifurcation Coronary Study (BBC ONE)...
  27. doi request reprint Clinical outcomes with 6 months dual antiplatelet therapy after implantation of Biolimus-A9 drug eluting coronary stents
    James Cockburn
    Sussex Cardiac Centre, Brighton and Sussex University Hospitals, UK
    Int J Cardiol 172:185-9. 2014
    ..Duration of dual antiplatelet therapy (DAPT) following drug eluting stent (DES) implantation remains poorly defined. Endothelialisation of biodegradable polymer biolimus-eluting stents occurs early, and 6 months DAPT may be adequate...
  28. doi request reprint Acute ischemic complications of PCI and CABG: who should cover whom for coronary revascularization?
    James Cockburn
    Sussex Cardiac Centre, Brighton and Sussex University Hospitals NHS Trust, Brighton, UK
    J Interv Cardiol 26:372-7. 2013
    ..Equally, ischemic complications, which occur following coronary artery bypass grafting (CABG), which were previously treated medically or with reoperation, may now also be effectively treated by acute PCI...
  29. doi request reprint Patent foramen ovale, dialysis and microembolization
    Sudhakar George
    Department of Cardiology, Brighton and Sussex University Hospitals, Brighton, UK
    Nephrology (Carlton) 17:569-74. 2012
    ..Patent foramen ovale (PFO) may be important in HD patients by allowing right to left intracardiac shunting of microemboli (blood clots or microbubbles), which may pass into the cerebral circulation...
  30. doi request reprint Prospective peer review of regional percutaneous interventional procedures: a tool for quality control and revalidation
    Lucy H J Blows
    Sussex Cardiac Centre, Brighton and Sussex University Hospitals, Brighton, Eastern Road, East Sussex, United Kingdom
    EuroIntervention 8:939-44. 2012
    ..2% to 92.6%; p=0.004). Conclusions: Prospective peer review of percutaneous coronary intervention cases by a rotating regional committee is valuable in ensuring procedural quality...
  31. ncbi request reprint Images in cardiovascular medicine. An unusual case of embolic stroke after permanent pacing
    Tim Lockie
    Sussex Cardiac Centre, Brighton, United Kingdom
    Circulation 115:e386-7. 2007
  32. doi request reprint Rescue angioplasty for failed fibrinolysis--long-term follow-up of a large cohort
    Manav Sohal
    Sussex Cardiac Centre, Brighton and Sussex University Hospitals, Brighton and Sussex, UK
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 77:599-604. 2011
    ..Rescue" angioplasty is seen as the preferred treatment strategy in most contemporary centers although the literature provides conflicting evidence...
  33. doi request reprint Contemporary clinical outcomes of patients treated with or without rotational coronary atherectomy--an analysis of the UK central cardiac audit database
    James Cockburn
    Sussex Cardiac Centre, Brighton and Sussex University Hospitals NHS Trust, Brighton, UK Electronic address
    Int J Cardiol 170:381-7. 2014
    ..Rotational atherectomy (RA) is widely used for treating calcified coronary lesions. Clinical data however remain limited...
  34. ncbi request reprint Cardiac resynchronization therapy: left or left-and-right for optimal symptomatic effect--the LOLA ROSE study
    Alexander Sirker
    Sussex Cardiac Centre, Royal Sussex County Hospital, Eastern Road, Brighton BN2 5BE, East Sussex, UK
    Europace 9:862-8. 2007
    ..The impact of modern refinements in pacing optimization on the relative benefits of these two modes is unknown. We aimed to compare these two modes in patients with heart failure, using Echo-based optimization of each pacing mode...
  35. doi request reprint Do Outcomes from Transcatheter Aortic Valve Implantation Vary According to Access Route and Valve Type? The UK TAVI Registry
    Daniel J Blackman
    Department of Cardiology, Leeds Teaching Hospitals, Leeds, UK
    J Interv Cardiol 27:86-95. 2014
    ..To determine whether outcomes from transcatheter aortic valve implantation (TAVI) vary according to access route and valve type in a real-world population...
  36. doi request reprint Does a patent foramen ovale influence cognitive function in dialysis patients?
    Sudhakar George
    Clinical Investigations and Research Unit, Brighton and Sussex University Hospitals, Brighton, UK
    Nephron Clin Pract 123:1-6. 2013
    ..One proposed mechanism is cerebral microembolisation due to material from the dialysis circuit crossing a patent foramen ovale (PFO)...
  37. ncbi request reprint Refractory hypoxemia after mitral valve surgery: an unusual cause and its successful percutaneous treatment
    Alexander Sirker
    Department of Cardiology, Royal Sussex County Hospital, Brighton, United Kingdom
    J Invasive Cardiol 18:E86-8. 2006
    ..Percutaneously delivered device closure of the ASD proved highly effective in this patient for whom no other options were felt to be feasible...
  38. doi request reprint Development of mitral stenosis after single mitraclip insertion for severe mitral regurgitation
    James Cockburn
    Sussex Cardiac Centre, Brighton and Sussex University Hospitals NHS Trust, Brighton, United Kingdom
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 83:297-302. 2014
    ..Mitra-Clip is a promising novel approach to MV repair. The establishment of further clinical and echocardiographic based selection criteria will help identify the correct patients for this treatment. © 2013 Wiley Periodicals, Inc. ..
  39. doi request reprint Permanent pacemaker insertion after CoreValve transcatheter aortic valve implantation: incidence and contributing factors (the UK CoreValve Collaborative)
    M Z Khawaja
    UK CoreValve Collaborative, Sussex Cardiac Centre, Brighton and Sussex University Hospital Trust, Eastern Road, Brighton, East Sussex, BN2 5BE, UK
    Circulation 123:951-60. 2011
    ..We assessed the UK incidence of permanent pacing within 30 days of CoreValve implantation and formulated an anatomic and electrophysiological model...
  40. ncbi request reprint Coronary angiography in the fully anticoagulated patient: the transradial route is successful and safe
    David J R Hildick-Smith
    Department of Cardiology, Papworth Hospital, Cambridgeshire, UK
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 58:8-10. 2003
    ..Failures were due to radial artery atherosclerosis (1) and subclavian tortuosity (1). The radial approach to coronary angiography is safe and to be recommended in the fully anticoagulated patient...