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Unidade de Intervenção Cardiovascular (UNIC), CHUC-HG

General Information

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  • Phone: 351239800093
  • Type of centre:University
  • Number of Cath labs in your centre: 2
  • Number of Cath operators working in your centre: 4
  • Number of interventionists in your centre: 6
  • Additional comments:

PCI Procedures

  • Number of cath procedures performed each year in the centre: 2000-2999 (2500)
  • Number of PCIs performed each year in the centre: 800
  • 24/7 Primary PCI service in the centre?: No
  • Number of Primary PCIs performed per year in the centre: 200

Techniques and Quality

  • Techniques available in the centre:
  • Subtechniques available in the centre:
  • Centre affiliated to a quality insurance programme: Yes
  • Centre participate in scientific studies: Yes
  • Centre participate in national/international registries:
  • Centre participate in randomised clinical trials: Yes, both investigator and sponsor driven


  • Centre has Peer reviewed scientific publications?: Yes
  • Number of articles related to interventional cardiology published by the centre in the last 5 years: More than 20
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Fellowship programme

  • Number of local fellows in interventional cardiology who attend the centre: 2
  • Number of international fellows accepted by the centre (per year): 2
  • Type of fellowship offered by the centre: Both
  • Possibility to develop a thesis during the stay: Yes
  • Does the centre have a specific fellowship program with defined objectives?: No
  • Language(s) used to perform clinical activity: Portuguese, Spanish, English

Person in charge of the Fellowship programme: