FNUSA-ICRC Team is a Co-author of the Best Czech Cardiology Research Article in 2017
10 May 2018
Two awards for the best cardiology publications published in the previous year - The Best of Czech Cardiology - were awarded at this year's meeting of Czech Society of Cardiology in Brno to Dr. Ota Hlinomaz, the leader of Acute Coronary Syndromes research team FNUSA-ICRC.
Dr. Hlinomaz placed first as the 1st co-author of PRAGUE-18 study publication, whose leader is prof. Zuzana Motovska PhD. from the Royal Vinohrady University Hospital, Prague. This study compares new medications preventing blood coagulation in patients with acute myocardial infarction, who had surgically fixed constricted areas or completely closed coronary arteries supplying the heart muscle. The cardiologist from Brno also placed third for co-authorship of a publication regarding research in which experts compared two methods of restenosis in stent treatment. Both publications co-authored by Dr. Ota Hlinomaz were also presented in renowned international scientific magazines. The winning study PRAGUE-18 in Journal of the American College of Cardiology (JAAC) and the study which placed third got published in Circulation: Cardiovascular Interventions.